Topic #5 -Heroes
CONTEMPORARY CONTRIBUTIONS BY INDIGENOUS PEOPLE
They can be First Nations, Métis and Inuit.
For your presentation select from:
- Indigenous People who have had a positive impact in Canada or in their own communities.
- Choose one hero OR a few heroes to highlight in your group project. You can choose heroes in the past or in the present
- Do monuments and sculptures in Canada celebrate Indigenous contributors and heroes or are they predominantly absent from mainstream society?
- There are also indigenous heroes in the spiritual realm such as Elder William Commanda, etc.
Below are only a few examples to get you started on your research. You can include them or find different examples and sources.