Canadian Aboriginal Art and Culture: Metis, revised edition, paper ed-LIMITED QUANTITIES

$14.99

Canadian Aboriginal Art and Culture: Métis, revised edition from Weigl Educational Publishers series written by Jennifer Howse for junior level students. The book begins with an introduction about the unique development of the people of mixed Indigenous and European heritage. The people known as Métis are one of peoples identified in Canada's constitution along with Inuit and First Nations. The Métis were active participants in the early fur trade and the book provides a map showing early fur trade routes taken by First Nations and Métis traders.

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Righting Canada's Wrongs: Residential Schools, hardcover ed

$34.95

Righting Canada's Wrongs: Residential Schools, The Devastating Impact on Canada's Indigenous Peoples and the Truth and Reconciliation Commission's Findings and Calls for Action is the 2016 release from James Lorimer and Company's series, Righting Canada's Wrongs. Compiled by Melanie Florence this 128-page title contains more than 300 colour and black and white photographs. This scrapbook-like approach opens with a map of the residential schools located throughout Canada.

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From Treaty Peoples to Treaty Nation: A Road Map for All Canadians, paper ed

$39.55

From Treaty Peoples to Treaty Nation: A Road Map for All Canadians begins with the principle that Canada is a country founded on relationships and treaties between Indigenous peoples and newcomers. Although recent court cases have strengthened Aboriginal rights, the cooperative spirit of the treaties is being lost as Canadians engage in endless arguments about First Nations issues.

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Final Report of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada, Vol 1 Summary, paper ed

$27.95

Final Report of Canada's Truth and Reconciliation Commission Final Report of Canada's Truth and Reconciliation Commission volume 1 Summary is publisher James Lorimer's edition of the TRC Final Report Summary. This volume includes the history of residential schools, the legacy of that school system, and the full text of the Commission's 94 recommendations for action to address that legacy. The history of residential schools in Canada has usually been overlooked in standard history texts for Canadian schools. This report brings some of facts to light during the 6-year Commission mandate.

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Canada's Residential Schools: The Metis Experience, Vol 3, paper ed

$19.95

Canada's Residential Schools: The Metis Experience, Volume 3 addresses topics that are often ignored in the discussion of residential schooling. This title is part of The Final Report of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada. Constant changes in government policy meant that, at some times, Metis children were barred from residential schools, while, at other times, residential schools were the only schools that would accept Metis children. The Métis Experience focuses on an often-overlooked element of Canada’s residential school history.

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From Treaty Peoples to Treaty Nation: A Road Map OUT OF PRINT

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From Treaty Peoples to Treaty Nation: A Road Map for All Canadians begins with the principle that Canada is a country founded on relationships and treaties between Indigenous peoples and newcomers. Although recent court cases have strengthened Aboriginal rights, the cooperative spirit of the treaties is being lost as Canadians engage in endless arguments about First Nations issues.

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Kawlija's Blueberry Promise, paper ed

$10.95

Kawlija's Blueberry Promise describes the summer blueberry harvest, an annual expedition for seven-year-old Kawlija and her family. When her father needs her to pick more berries than she eats, she promises to do her best. But can she avoid temptation? An enchanting story is also a rich portrait of rural Metis life in the '50s. It is the girl's honesty that saves the day. A read aloud book about harvesting blueberries set in Duck Bay, Manitoba.

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Thomas and his Cat Li Minoush, paper ed

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Li Minoush Thomas and His Cat is a 32-page dual language picture book about a Métis boy and his pet cat. When Thomas feels left out because all his friends have pets, he asks his mother for a cat. She agrees, and when she calls it Minoush she introduces her son to the Michif language. Simple English text is appropriate for primary students. On each page the publisher has the Michif translation below the English text. Translated into Michif by Rita Flamand and illustrated by Sheldon Dawson, the book introduces young students to the Métis language which is a combination of Cree and French.

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