Mi'kmaq Studies 11

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Quote of the Week:

    "A stand can be made against invasion by an army; no stand can be made against invasion by an idea."

                                                            Victor Hugo (1802-1885)

Course Outline

September 2017

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

  7

Orientation - No Class
8

Ice Breaker Activities
11

Course Expectations

Class Expectations

Concepts of Time and History

An Adventure in Time Assignment
12

Body Ritual of the Nacirema Article and Assignment

Historical Perspectives: Thanksgiving - Pilgrims Version, Native Version and Questions / Adapted
13

"Reel Injuns" Film
14

"Reel Injuns" Film

Stereotypes PPT

15

Peopling Theories - Graphic Organiser

Peopling of the Americas

18

Aboriginal Diversity - Graphic Organise
19

Aboriginal Diversity - Graphic Organiser

The First Canadians Film
20

Peopling of the Americas ppt


21

Finish  Peopling of the Americas ppt

Stereotypes Assessment - Due Monday
22

Mapping Activity Canada (Map) and Nova Scotia (Map)

 

 

25

Settlement of the Maritimes Handout and Questions

Mi\kmaq Geography Assessment - Due Wednesday
26

Finish Settlement Handout Questions

Assigned Mi'kmaw Geography Assessment - Due Wednesday
27

Mi'kmaw and language

Petroglyphs ppt
28

Mi'kmaw and language

Petroglyphs ppt
29

PD Day - No Classes

 

October 2017

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

2

Unit Test Review

Basics of Religion

Native Creation Myths Activity (Organiser)
3

Native Creation Myths Activity (Organiser)

Cree, Blackfoot, Ojibwa, Iroquois

4

Mi'kmaq Creation Myth and Questions due Thursday
5

Summary of the Mi'kmaw Ceation Myth

Mi'kmaq Spirituality and Organised Religion PPT
6

Finish Mi'kmaq Spirituality and Organised Religion PPT

The Sacred Circle PPT

Watch:
White Shamans & Plastic Medicine Men

Selling Native Spirituality Assessment
9

Thanksgiving - No Classes
10

Unit Test


11

Plastic Shaman's Video

Selling Native Spirituality Article and Questions - due Thursday
12

Ceremonies and Rituals ppt

Sweat Lodge Article and Questions - due Friday
13

Rules of Protocol Handout - Discussion

Gender Roles  and Family ppt

16

Avatar Movie Assessment

 

17

Avatar Movie Assessment - Due Friday
18

Unit II Re Write
19

Finish Gender Roles  and Family ppt
20

Mi'kmaq Family Documentary and Discussion Questions

Elders ppt
23

Finish Elders ppt
24

Material Culture
25

Material Culture
26

Term Paper Assigned
27

Professional Development - No Classes
30 31  

 

November 2017

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

  1 2 3

Term Proposal Due
6 7 8 9 10
13 14 15 16 17
20 21 22

PD Day  / Parent Teacher - No Classes
23 24

Term Paper Bibliography Due
27 28 29 30  

 

December 2017

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

  1
4 5 6 7 8

11 12 13 14 15

Rough Draft Due
18 19 20 21  

Christmas Break

 

January 2018

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Christmas Break

3 4 5
8 9 10 11 12
15 16 17 18 19

Final Draft Due
22 23 24 25 26

Exams

29


Exams

30

Exams
31

Exams
 

 

February 2018

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

      1 2
5 6 7 8 9
12 13 14 15 16
19

Mona Parsons Day - No Classesd
20 21 22 23
26 27 28