In this module we explore the history and innovations of Indigenous Peoples before first contact with Europeans. We will explore both the Indigenous and Europeans worldviews.
- Identify the Indigenous worldviews towards land and peoples.
- Identify the European worldviews towards land and peoples.
- Identify possible cultural biases shaping Canada’s historical narratives and who authored that history.
- Evaluate the need to honour Indigenous worldviews in modern day as well as the contributions of Indigenous Peoples.
1:42 minute - Bonus Video: (With permission from the author) a humorous look at First Contact by Indigenous filmmaker Steven Paul Judd:
Complete the following slides (11:00 mins) before proceeding to the unit video.
To get a printable PDF version of these slides, use the download link below.
Premier Maclauchlan on Nation-to-Nation Relationships
Complete the following video (2:26 mins) before proceeding to the unit quiz.
To complete Module 4: Take the quiz (4 questions)