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Nunavut - Flag and Coat of Arms
Students examine the symbolism of flags and coats of arms. In this community lesson, students discuss the meaning behind the Nunavut flag and coat of arms. Students then design flags and coats of arms that represent their communities.
6th - 9th Social Studies & History 3 Views 10 Downloads
Canada's Territorial Instincts
Students examine a map of Canada, differentiating among the provinces and territories. They explore the new Nunavut territory and its leader by reading and discussing "In New Land of Eskimos, a New Chief Offers Hope."
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 3 Downloads
The Territories: Yukon, Northwest Territories, and Nunavut
Fifth graders research territories of Canada. In this territories lesson, 5th graders explore maps, handouts, and websites to gather information on the Yukon, Northwest, and Nunavut territories. Students write a report detailing all the facts they have learned.
5th Social Studies & History 3 Views 3 Downloads
A Promise is a Promise
Students complete activities with the book A Promise Is A Promise by Robert Munsch and Michael Kusugak. In this picture book lesson, students complete pre-reading activities to find Nunavet on a map and discuss the Inuktitut language. They answer comprehension questions and draw pictures related to the story.
3rd - 4th Social Studies & History 3 Views 30 Downloads
Inuits and Native Americans: Constructing Comparisons
Learners investigate the culture of the Inuit indians and make comparisons to the native tribes of America. They conduct research in small groups and concentrate on the geographical location of the tribe in order to speculate about the effect of topographical features upon lifestyle for the indians.
4th - 5th Social Studies & History 3 Views 27 Downloads
More than One Way of Knowing
Learners compare the obeservations of traditional people with the oberservations of Western science. They validate Traditional Ecological Knowledge (TEK) and Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit (IQ) through comparison and the identification of agreement with Western science.
9th - 11th Science 3 Views 7 Downloads