Every Child Matters

In 2013, Orange Shirt Day was born out of Phyllis' story. September 30th commemorates the day that children were taken to residential schools, and acts as day to combat racism and oppression. At Victoria Park here in Regina, community members got together for a reconciliation event called "Orange Shirt Day Walk". Orange Shirt Day I … Continue reading Every Child Matters

Searching for an Identity.

After thinking about my commitment some more, I decided to add a piece to it. It was born out of introductions prior to blanket exercises and circle talks.  In particular, a circle talk I was apart of in Lebret a couple of weeks ago. When it was my turn to introduce myself, it felt like … Continue reading Searching for an Identity.

Treaty Promises in Relation to Inflation

Lesson Plan By: Kim Thue Grade Level(s): Grade Six                          Subject Areas: Math & Treaty Ed Overview / Essential Question: (Big Idea) Are Treaties being fulfilled? Are promises being kept? Curriculum Outcomes: (the what) Math: SP6.1 Extend understanding of data analysis to include: line graphs. Graphs of discrete data. Data collection through questionnaires, experiments, databases, and … Continue reading Treaty Promises in Relation to Inflation