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Where do I start? Introductory activities for Indigenous Knowledge Systems

Where do I start? Introductory activities for Indigenous Knowledge Systems

Comparing environmental issues - North Dakota Pipeline and Sami reindeer herding

Comparing environmental issues - North Dakota Pipeline and Sami reindeer herding

Two songs about stolen generations

Two songs about stolen generations

Rabbit Proof Fence is a good film to show for classes learning about the Stolen Generations. Below are some resources that could be used for working with this topic and film: Rabbit Proof Fence is …

Map of three Australian rabbit-proof fences. This pest-exclusion barrier system was completed in 1907 at a cost of Despite its continent-spanning mile length, it is only the second-longest fence in Australia

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Resources and activities for teaching indigenous history and culture, ages

Identity mapping – Teach Indigenous Knowledge

Identity mapping – Teach Indigenous Knowledge

Below are three tasks that can be done to introduce pupils to indigenous world views: What are the differences between western and indigenous world view? Watch this animation on youtube and make no…

Western World View and Indigenous World View

Here are some brief activities that could be used to start off working with indigenous culture and history in a class. The first two activities are a generalized introduction to indigenous peoples …

Here are some brief activities that could be used to start off working with indigenous culture and history in a class. The first two activities are a generalized introduction to indigenous peoples …

Joik has been part of the Sami culture since ancient times. Joiking is used to express relationships to people and nature. Traditionally, joiks have no lyrics, or very few. They usually cons…

Sami - The girls have brand new kirtles that was made for them for the confirmation last Easter. They are wearing “adult” belts with silver and white ribbons in their caps.

If you don´t know much about the Sami as yet, you may want to start here.   Before reading more about three important aspects and events in Sami history below, look at this video about Sami hi…

If you don´t know much about the Sami as yet, you may want to start here. Before reading more about three important aspects and events in Sami history below, look at this video about Sami hi…