February 12

First Nations Treaties – More than a Promise

treaty mapsToday we started talking about treaties such as the ones created between the First Nations and the government of Canada in the late 19th century.  These treaties were sacred agreements between First Nations and the Government of Canada and they continue to be discussed and debated to this day.  We observed some basic background information as provided by the Treaty Relations Commission of Manitoba and responded to the information with some essential critical thinking questions.  Students are to choose 5 of the 7 questions in the assignment to critically respond to.

 

The information we went over in class

15.02.12 Treaty essential ideas and break downs – certain pages including treaty 2 and 6

The assignment

15.02.12 Treaty Education – Essential Teachings – Assignment

Map of the treaties of Canada

15.02.12 Canada Treaty Map_Natural Resources Canada

Map of the treaties of Manitoba

15.02.12 Manitoba Treaty Map_Manitoba First Nations Education Resource Centre


Posted February 12, 2015 by mrewert in category Social Studies

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