SS9 First Nations

Updated March 1, 2022

Ms. Holt’s P5 Socials 9 class:  Click HERE to submit your infographic assignment.

Create your Canva education account with your school email address via this link

Click HERE for step-by-step instructions on how to create your school Canva account, upload it to OneDrive & submit link through Forms to your teacher

Click here for a list of short design videos for Canva.

Citefast – create your bibliography in Chicago style with this free citation maker

Britannica School
Britannica Image Quest – has over 3 million plus rights free images with citations already created for you

Gale Virtual Books

World Book Advanced
World History in Context

General Websites covering First Nations history

First Peoples of Canada

Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada
Aboriginal Peoples – Statistics Canada
 – modern day information
Aboriginal People – Canadian Encyclopedia – links to all the groups
Canada’s First Peoples – information various groups (environment, housing, food, hunting, tools, transportation, religion, ceremonies, art, clothing, family, social structure)
The Canadian Atlas – Canadian Geographic
The Canadian Encyclopedia Aboriginal Peoples
Canadian Museum of History (Ottawa) virtual exhibition
Enduring Traditions Among Canada’s First Peoples: Objects Made from Traditional Materials
Gateway to Aboriginal Heritage – click on the links on the left
Library and Archives Canada
Permanent Exhibitions – Museum of History
Virtual Museum of Canada

BC First Nations History

BC First Nations Historical Timeline – Aboriginal Connection
Map of First Nations Peoples of BC

Inuit of the Arctic
Inuit – Canadian Encyclopedia – various links on the side bar as well
Inuit – World Book Encyclopedia – info on land, food, clothing, shelter, transportation, religion, recreation, arts and crafts, etc.
Inuit Culture,Traditions – Window2theuniverse
Virtual Museum Inuit Culture

Iroquois of the Eastern Woodlands
Eastern Woodlands Farmers – Canada’s First Peoples
Iroquois – Canadian Encyclopedia
Eastern Woodland Region Games – Virtual Museum

Northwest Coast 
Canadian Museum of History Northwest Coast Peoples
Haida – history, daily life, culture
Haida – Canadian Museum of History
Indigenous Foundations – Arts – UBC
Native People: Northwest Coast – Canadian Encyclopedia
Northwest Coastal People – Canada’s First Peoples

Peoples of the Plains
Aboriginal People: Plains – Canadian Encyclopedia
Blackfoot Crossing Historic Park
Canada’s First Peoples – The Plains People -information on environment, food, transportation, religion, etc.
Glenbow Museum- Blackfoot

Peoples of the Plateau 
Aboriginal People: Plateau – Canadian Encyclopedia
The Plateau People – First Peoples of Canada
The Plateau People – Encyclopedia Britannica

Environmental Challenges – Canadian Geographic Indigenous Peoples Atlas of Canada
First Nations in Canada – Government of Canada
Honouring Earth – Assembly of First Nations
First Nations Food, Nutrition and Environment Study
Indigenous People and the Environment
Indigenous Peoples and Cultures – Government of Canada



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