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What are implementation resources? Implementation Resources
High-quality, professional and student learning resources that complement a new or renewed curriculum in an effective way. These are identified during the writing and piloting stages to help in planning for implementation and have been recommended according to the learning resource selection process.
R105085
Honouring the Buffalo
Educational animated children’s program based on the picture book, “Honouring the Buffalo: A Plains Cree Legend”. This animated short introduces young children to the history and culture of North American Plains Cree Peoples.
Media and Formats : Video
Topic : Truth and Reconciliation
Price : Free
free
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Record posted/updated: June 6, 2024
What is a core resource? Core Resources
A core resource is a foundational or key resource that complements a curriculum in an especially effective way. It may be a comprehensive resource that broadly addresses several of the student learning outcomes (e.g., a major integrated resource, series, textbook), an in-depth student resource that addresses at least one student learning outcome or a professional resource for educators.
R001692
Askî and Friends: Help Me Tell My Story
These digital storybooks were developed as part of the Help Me Tell My Story early childhood oral language assessment. The assessment is unique in many ways and it is grounded in First Nations and Métis holistic perspectives on learning. All of the stories incorporate traditional beliefs and perspectives and are available in five languages: Cree, Dene, Michif, English and French. The four storybooks focus on Askî, his three friends Nipi, Kon and Tate and their lives around the pond. The stori...
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•  Askî and Turtle Island
•  Askî's Family Scrapbook
•  Kon and the Circle of Life
•  Nipi and Mother Earth
•  Tate and the Flyers
Media and Formats : Book Document
Price : Free
free
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Record posted/updated: December 20, 2023
R047175
Grandfather, Tell Us About the Bison
In this illustrated board book, Grandfather tells us about the traditional use of bison in Indigenous cultures.
Media and Formats : Book
Price : $124.95 (10 book set)
Record posted/updated: January 5, 2022
R053214
Grandmother, Tell Us About Regalia
In this illustrated board book, Grandmother tells us about unique features of regalia and its use in Indigenous cultures.
Media and Formats : Book
Price : $124.95 (10 book set)
Record posted/updated: January 5, 2022
R001830
Nipi and Mother Earth
Nipi explains how important it is to look after Mother Earth and each other.
Media and Formats : Document
Price : Free
free
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Record posted/updated: November 17, 2022
R028555
Recommended Online Video Education Resources (ROVER)
ROVER is the video streaming site for teachers and students in the PreK-12 education system. All the videos that are housed on ROVER have been evaluated and recommended by educational professionals to support Saskatchewan's K-12 curricula.
Media and Formats : Website
Price : Free
free
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Record posted/updated: January 3, 2019
R071162
Roots and Wings: Affirming Culture and Preventing Bias in Early Childhood (3rd ed.)
Roots & Wings offers a practical introduction to support early childhood educators in dealing with the complex issues of cultural diversity and racial prejudice in early childhood settings. It provides numerous activities, examples and suggestions for affirming culture in young children. Included are a table of contents, a glossary and an index.
Media and Formats : Book
Price : $63.95
Record posted/updated: August 16, 2020
R003260
Tate and the Flyers
Tate talks about the importance of the pond and how he and other flyers meet there to hear and to share stories.
Media and Formats : Document
Price : Free
free
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Record posted/updated: November 17, 2022
R072182
The Anthology of Social Studies: Issues and Strategies for Elementary Teachers (Updated ed.)
The resource is a collection of articles that present theory and practice for elementary social studies. The articles are divided into six themes: Exploring Priorities and Purposes, Learning and Thinking Within and Outside the Disciplines, Engaging in Individual and Collective Inquiry, Accessing Learning Resources, Investigating Perspectives and Planning and Assessing for Instruction. The book includes a table of contents and an index.
Media and Formats : Book
Price : $55.00
Record posted/updated: August 16, 2020
R004153
Treaty Tales Series
The Treaty Tales series consists of three books for children that explain the history and symbolism of treaties. Since these books were published in Manitoba, the text occasionally refers to Manitoba and the Anishinabe as examples, but the principles of the content apply to all Canadians.
•  The Friendship
•  The Handshake and the Pipe
•  We Are All Treaty People
Media and Formats : Book
Price : $59.95 (set of 3 books)
Record posted/updated: May 21, 2021
R047619
Under One Sun Kindergarten. Complete Classroom Set
With content created by Indigenous artists and illustrators, the Under One Sun series draws upon Indigenous culture, perspectives and experiences to explore the themes of identity, our connection to Mother Earth and relationships within families and communities. The Kindergarten complete classroom set includes a teacher's resource and 6 copies each of 6 student books at guided reading levels A-C. Additional resources to support the series are available through the Online Teaching Centre.
•  Under One Sun Kindergarten. Community Helpers
•  Under One Sun Kindergarten. Guided Reading Classroom Set
•  Under One Sun Kindergarten. Guided Reading Single Copy Set
•  Under One Sun Kindergarten. I Can See Mother Earth
•  Under One Sun Kindergarten. I Make Promises
•  Under One Sun Kindergarten. Online Teaching Centre
•  Under One Sun Kindergarten. Print Teacher's Resource
•  Under One Sun Kindergarten. Teacher Resource Set
•  Under One Sun Kindergarten. Thank You
•  Under One Sun Kindergarten. What Can I Do?
•  Under One Sun Kindergarten. What is a Family?
Media and Formats : Kit
Price : $403.50
Record posted/updated: March 11, 2020
What are additional resources? Additional Resources
Additional resources also complement the curriculum in an effective way and are of the same variety as core resources. However, where funds are limited, educators are advised to start by purchasing core resources.
R008675
3 Cool Facts About Teepees with Cottonball
In this short video, Cottonball visits FortWhyte Alive in Winnipeg and learns 3 interesting facts about teepees from her new friend, Sara.
Media and Formats : Video
Price : Free
free
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Record posted/updated: June 24, 2019
R052707
A Tale of Two Daddies
Set in the playground, a young boy asks a young girl if it is true that she has two dads. She says that is right; she has Poppa and Daddy. The young boy asks her questions about which Dad does what. In her response to the questions, the young girl explains the role of each Dad within the family.
Media and Formats : Book
Price : $12.95
Record posted/updated: August 16, 2020
R034949
ABC of Canada
From "A is for Arctic" to "Z is for Zamboni," young children will learn about Canada as they enjoy this alphabet book. Students will visit Canadian landmarks, such as Peggy's Cove or enjoy a Canadian pastime, such as the Calgary Stampede.
Media and Formats : Book
Price : $7.95
Record posted/updated: August 16, 2020
R100169
Aboriginal Storytelling Carpet (6' round)
This colourful carpet provides many opportunities to introduce students to the culture and history of Canada's First Nations peoples. Symbols such as Mother Earth's 13 moons, the Medicine Wheel, the Métis infinity flag and an inuksuk can be used to spark discussions that could include: the history and meanings of these symbols, the relationship of First Nations peoples to the land and their legends and folklore. A short paperback guide accompanies the carpet and provides teaching suggestions ...
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Media and Formats : Other
Price : $299.95
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Record posted/updated: August 16, 2020
R051396
Big Bear Hug
A kind-hearted bear is so filled with love and joy that he always hugs everything in sight. One day, however, he is tempted to be violent when he crosses paths with a human who is about to cut down a beautiful old tree. After pausing to reflect, the bear is able to resolve the situation in a non-violent fashion. Simple, cartoon-style illustrations pair with easy-to-read text in this endearing story.
Media and Formats : Book
Price : $8.99
Record posted/updated: August 16, 2020
R053276
Cat and Fish
Two unlikely companions, a cat and a fish, learn to share each other's worlds, and to compromise for the sake of maintaining their friendship. This allegory about intercultural relationships and appreciating differences offers detailed pen-and-ink illustrations rendered in a unique engraving style.
Media and Formats : Book
Price : $23.50
Record posted/updated: November 22, 2018
R054001
Children Make Terrible Pets
Lucie, a young bear, finds a boy in the woods and takes him home. In this topsy-turvy story, the bear then tries to convince her mother that she should be able to keep this "pet." Her mother tells her "children make terrible pets." In the end she returns the boy to the "wild" where he rejoins his family who are picnicking in the park. The video is an adaptation of the picture book written and illustrated by Peter Brown.
Media and Formats : CD/DVD
Price : $95.00
Record posted/updated: October 7, 2020
R100442
Circle of Life Set 1. Single Copy Set
The Circle of Life series contains stories that present First Nations cultures, traditional knowledge and worldviews. The 11 student books in Set 1 support guided reading levels A-E. Titles in the starter pack include: Getting Ready for the Powwow, Why Do You Smudge, Mishoomis? and At Home in the Bush. Additional copies of each student book may be purchased in packages of 6.
•  Circle of Life Set 1. At Home in the Bush (6-pack)
•  Circle of Life Set 1. Can You Give Me My Name? (6-pack)
•  Circle of Life Set 1. Four Colours, Four Hands (6-pack)
•  Circle of Life Set 1. Getting Ready for the Powwow (6-pack)
•  Circle of Life Set 1. I Can Sing (6-pack)
•  Circle of Life Set 1. In the Light of Grandmother Moon (6-pack)
•  Circle of Life Set 1. My Bustle (6-pack)
•  Circle of Life Set 1. Teacher eSupport DVD
•  Circle of Life Set 1. The Six Clans (6-pack)
•  Circle of Life Set 1. Where are Grandma and Grandpa? (6-pack)
•  Circle of Life Set 1. Where is My Moccasin? (6-pack)
•  Circle of Life Set 1. Why Do You Smudge, Mishoomis? (6-pack)
Media and Formats : Book Kit
Price : $87.95
Record posted/updated: November 22, 2018
R071112
Eaglecrest Early Readers Series
This set of information texts offers stories that reflect firsthand experiences of British Columbia First Nations children in cultural activities and in their routine activities at home and school. Although designed for Grade 1 beginning readers, the stories would be of interest to younger children. Colourful photographs complement the simple text.
•  A Bunny to Love. Level 16
•  A Gift for Kohkum. Level 20
•  Alysha's Flat Tire. Level 6
•  Animals at the Fair. Level 6
•  Anthony's New Glasses. Level 11
•  At the Beach. Level 1
•  At the Park. Level 14
•  Best Friends. Level 13
•  Big and Little. Level 2
•  Bonkers is Hungry. Level 8
•  Chicken's Ride. Level 11
•  Choosing a Kitten. Level 17
•  Climbing the Apple Tree. Level 19
•  Collecting Eggs. Level 16
•  Come and Play, Peaches. Level 10
•  Crabs for Dinner. Level 11
•  Daffodils for You. Level 5
•  Dean's Fish. Level 15
•  Dennis Rides His Bike. Level 12
•  Dorian's Cast. Level 21
•  Dorothy's Mittens. Level 7
•  Everett Rides His Horse. Level 9
•  Fluffy's Accident. Level 8
•  Fun on the Sled. Level 10
•  Going Camping. Level 14
•  Going Outside. Level 1
•  Going to the Store. Level 8
•  Gonzo is Missing. Level 20
•  Helping Grandma. Level 8
•  Helping with Baby. Level 7
•  Here Comes the Bus. Level 3
•  Holly's Surprise. Level 3
•  Hope's Necklace. Level 18
•  Hot Moose Stew. Level 12
•  Hungry Red Fox. Level 8
•  I Like to Read. Level 2
•  In The Forest. Level 2
•  Lost and Found. Level 13
•  Louie's Hat. Level 3
•  My Big Brother. Level 2
•  My Buddy. Level 2
•  My Family. Level 2
•  My Grandma. Level 1
•  My Grandpa. Level 2
•  New Slippers. Level 6
•  Picking Blackberries. Level 9
•  Picking Flowers. Level 1
•  School is Fun. Level 1
•  Shona Plays the Fiddle. Level 18
•  Skipping Rocks. Level 8
•  Snack Time. Level 1
•  Spear Fishing with Dad. Level 15
•  Stuck in the Tree. Level 7
•  Summer Adventure. Level 19
•  The Basketball Game. Level 20
•  The Best Bread. Level 10
•  The Big Puddle. Level 4
•  The Dog Sled Ride. Level 16
•  The Dream Catcher. Level 12
•  The Eagle. Level 4
•  The Enormous Rock. Level 17
•  The Fishing Trip. Level 6
•  The Frog. Level 4
•  The Hawk Drum. Level 4
•  The Hungry Pony. Level 3
•  The Lemonade Stand. Level 15
•  The Lost Necklace. Level 7
•  The New Boats. Level 13
•  The Picnic. Level 6
•  The Powwow. Level 16
•  The Raven Necklace. Level 5
•  The Raven. Level 2
•  The Sleepover Party. Level 15
•  The Tree Fort. Level 9
•  Time to Play Soccer. Level 14
•  Tree Fort Adventure. Level 11
•  Water Toys. Level 3
•  Where is Fluffy? Level 5
•  Wilson's Canoe Ride. Level 10
Media and Formats : Book
Price : \$6.75 each bk. / \$39.00 set of 6 / \$330.00 set of 50
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Record posted/updated: December 6, 2018
R054006
Fletcher and the Springtime Blossoms
Fletcher loves everything about springtime. As Fletcher celebrates spring in the orchard, he sees "snow" on the ground. He tells the birds to fly back south and the rest of the animals that spring has not yet arrived. In the orchard, the bunnies see the "snow" and let all the animals in on the secret of the snow. This video is an adaptation of the picture book written by Julia Rawlinson and illustrated by Tiphanie Beeke.
Media and Formats : CD/DVD
Price : $95.00
Record posted/updated: August 16, 2020
R046710
Fred Stays with Me!
Relayed in the first person, a young daughter of divorced parents explains how she sometimes lives with her dad and sometimes with her mom. This lifestyle brings many inconsistencies for the protagonist, but one constant is her faithful pet dog, Fred, who always goes with her. Fred is very mischievous, but the family agrees to teach Fred to behave so that the young girl can keep him. The cartoon-style illustrations add appeal to this poignant story that many children will be able to relate t...
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Media and Formats : Book
Price : $10.49
Record posted/updated: November 22, 2018
R104223
Grandmother / Grandfather Icon Book Set 1
A set of 10 colourful board books that introduce key icons of Indigenous cultures, such as traditions and sacred objects.
•  Grandfather, What is a Medicine Wheel?
•  Grandmother, What is a Sharing Circle?
Media and Formats : Book
Price : $124.95 (complete set)
Record posted/updated: June 30, 2021
R104225
Grandmother / Grandfather Icon Book Set 2
A set of 10 colourful board books that introduce key icons of Indigenous cultures, such as traditions and sacred objects.
•  Grandfather, Tell Us About the Eagle Feather
•  Grandfather, Tell Us About the Igloo
•  Grandfather, Tell Us About the Inukshuk
•  Grandfather, Tell Us About the Totem Pole
•  Grandmother, Tell Us About Our Elders
•  Grandmother, Tell Us About Regalia
•  Grandmother, Tell Us About the Four Sacred Medicines
•  Grandmother, Tell Us About the Star Blanket
Media and Formats : Book
Price : $124.95 (complete set)
Record posted/updated: January 5, 2022
R104226
Grandmother / Grandfather Icon Book Set 3
A set of 10 colourful board books that introduce key icons of Indigenous cultures, such as traditions and sacred objects.
•  Grandfather, Tell Us About Traditional Tobacco
•  Grandfather, Tell Us About the Birch Bark Canoe
•  Grandfather, Tell Us About the Bison
•  Grandfather, Tell Us About the Sacred Pipe
•  Grandmother, Tell Us About Cedar
Media and Formats : Book
Price : $124.95 (complete set)
Record posted/updated: January 5, 2022
R104227
Grandmother / Grandfather Tribe Book Set
A set of 10 colourful board books describing important historical aspects of life and culture of different Indigenous peoples.
•  Grandfather, Tell Us About the Iroquois People of Long Ago
•  Grandfather, Tell Us About the Ojibwe People of Long Ago
Media and Formats : Book
Price : $124.95 (complete set)
Record posted/updated: January 5, 2022
R046108
Grandmother/Grandfather Series
This series introduces young students to First Nations traditions, celebrations and cultural icons.
•  Grandfather, What is a Powwow?
•  Grandfather, What is a Sweat Lodge?
•  Grandfather, Why Do We Use the Drum?
•  Grandmother, What are the Seven Teachings?
•  Grandmother, What is a Dreamcatcher?
•  Grandmother, What is a Feast?
•  Grandmother, What is a Talking Stick For?
Media and Formats : Book
Price : $99.95 (10 book set)
Record posted/updated: November 22, 2018
R046570
Lily and the Paper Man
At first, a young girl named Lily is afraid of a gruff homeless man who sells papers on the street. Later, as Lily snuggles down in her warm bed on a cold wintry night, she worries about the homeless man whose toes stick through his shoes. Lily discusses her concern with her doll and comes up with an action plan. This is a heart-warming story that carries valuable messages about caring for others and how a young child can make a positive difference in someone's life. The realistic-style paint...
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Media and Formats : Book
Price : $15.95
Record posted/updated: January 3, 2020
R049401
Looking After Me
Young Quail learns life lessons through the love of his family. Quail learns about feelings - it is okay to be mad, but not to try to hurt others with words. He learns that when he is happy, he twirls and his wings draw a circle. His father tells him that it is his sacred circle and no one can go inside the circle if Quail does not want him or her to do so. Quail learns that being part of a family is special and that we are all gifts from the Creator.
Media and Formats : Book
Topic : Sexual Abuse and Exploitation
Price : $10.95
Record posted/updated: November 22, 2018
R007928
Louis Says Series
Louis Says is a Canadian animated video series that teaches the importance of helping in the community, respecting Elders and being responsible. In each episode, Louis gives Randy, a six-year-old boy, a task to complete, such as bringing a gift to a sick boy. Because Louis speaks mostly Cree and Randy speaks mostly English, Randy learns some new Cree words but often tries to complete his task before he fully understands what he's been told. In the end, Randy learns to help others and also lea...
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•  Louis Says. Season 4, Episode 1. Garlic Bulbs Go Off/ More Feathers
•  Louis Says. Season 4, Episode 2. I Got You Covered/ Pets Rock
•  Louis Says. Season 4, Episode 3. Fun with Flags/ How to Train Your Osky
•  Louis Says. Season 4, Episode 4. Magnifying Trouble/ Squirrel Food
•  Louis Says. Season 4, Episode 5. Pizza Mania/ Mrs. Charles' Treasure
•  Louis Says. Season 4, Episode 6. Competing Ideas/ Don't Rain on Mrs. Charles Parade
•  Louis Says. Season 4, Episode 7. Gourmet Cat/ Some Kind of Lake Monster
•  Louis Says. Season 4, Episode 8. Giant Painting/ Going Around the Bushes
Media and Formats : Video
Price : Free
free
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Record posted/updated: October 20, 2021
R055003
My Family
In this book, Kona, a Métis child, introduces her family as they prepare for a feast. The role of Kona's grandparents, siblings, uncles, aunts and cousins are described as they get ready for the family celebration. The bold, vibrant illustrations are intriguing.
Media and Formats : Document
Price : Free
Record posted/updated: April 8, 2021
R104228
Métis Book Series
A set of 9 colourful books describing important aspects of traditional Métis lifestyle and culture.
•  Mama, What is Métis Beadwork?
•  Mama, What is the Red River Cart?
Media and Formats : Book
Price : $124.95 (complete set)
Record posted/updated: June 30, 2021
R048515
Niwechihaw/I Help
Told in Cree and English, the story explores the relationship between a young boy and his grandmother (Kôhkum). The two prepare to take a walk in the woods to pick rosehips. The young boy follows his grandmother as she walks, listens, picks, prays and eats. By mimicking her actions, the young boy is learning the cultural traditions and values of his Cree heritage. Included at the back of the book is a recipe to make rosehip tea. Teachers may consider bringing an Elder into the classroom to d...
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Media and Formats : Book
Price : $12.95
Record posted/updated: August 16, 2020
R071130
On Earth
Karas describes Earth and its cycles. He invites young children to travel on the spaceship Earth as the concepts of rotation and revolution are introduced. The Earth is in constant motion as it spins, circles, glides and tilts. Throughout the book, relevant terminology is introduced.
Media and Formats : Book
Price : $11.99
Record posted/updated: August 16, 2020
R053374
Social Studies and the Young Learner
This NCSS journal, specifically geared towards social studies teachers at the elementary level, is published quarterly. This professional resource helps educators to be informed about leading thought and developments in the teaching of social studies.
Media and Formats : Book
Price : $72.00 US (1-year membership)
Record posted/updated: November 25, 2017
R037946
Stanley's Party
Stanley is a relatively good dog, but one night when his people go out, temptation overcomes him. Stanley breaks a rule by sitting on the couch and it feels great. Having deceived his people successfully, the next time they are out, he breaks yet another rule and plays with their stereo. On the following night, he steals food from the fridge. Finally, after a couple of weeks of breaking rules, Stanley realizes that some companionship would help him to enjoy his new naughty lifestyle even more...
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Media and Formats : Book
Price : $8.95
Record posted/updated: November 22, 2018
R101982
Taanishi Books - Emergent Reader Series
This series of books explores a variety of themes in Métis culture. The books are written at guided reading levels A to I, with each theme containing one book at a lower, middle and higher reading level. Themes explored in the set are: Métis Beadwork, Métis Clothing, Métis Dance, Métis Food, Métis Identity, Métis Music, Métis Symbols and Celebrations and Métis Traditional Storytelling. Each book contains colourful photographs and begins with a Cultural Connections text box that provides backg...
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•  Métis Beadwork. Can You See Flowers? (6 pack)
•  Métis Beadwork. I Spy Flower Beadwork (6 pack)
•  Métis Beadwork. Maria Beads a Flower (6 pack)
•  Métis Clothing. All About the Sash (6 pack)
•  Métis Clothing. The Sash (6 pack)
•  Métis Clothing. Time to Dance (6 pack)
•  Métis Dance. Dancing Shapes (6 pack)
•  Métis Dance. Métis Dance Shapes (6 pack)
•  Métis Dance. The Métis Star Dance (6 pack)
•  Métis Food - What Do You Like on Your Beignes? (6 pack)
•  Métis Food - What's for Lunch? (6 pack)
•  Métis Food. Bang! Beigne! (6 pack)
•  Métis Food. Making Beignes with Kohkum (6 pack)
•  Métis Food. Rababoo Stew for Lunch (6 pack)
•  Métis Food. Yummy, Yummy in My Tummy (6 pack)
•  Métis Identity. Back to Batoche Days (6 pack)
•  Métis Identity. Batoche Cheerleader (6 pack)
•  Métis Identity. We Are Métis! (6 pack)
•  Métis Music. Andy Learns to Fiddle (6 pack)
•  Métis Music. Squeak Squawk! (6 pack)
•  Métis Music. The Fiddle Competition (6 pack)
•  Métis Symbols & Celebrations. Let's Make a Métis Flag Pin (6 pack)
•  Métis Symbols & Celebrations. Where is the Métis Flag? (6 pack)
•  Métis Symbols and Celebrations. High in the Sky (6 pack)
•  Métis Traditional Storytelling. Do You Believe in Roogaroos? (6 pack)
•  Métis Traditional Storytelling. Is There a Roogaroo in You? (6 pack)
•  Métis Traditional Storytelling. Where's the Roogaroo? (6 pack)
•  Taanishi Books. Library Pack
Media and Formats : Book Kit
Price : unavailable
Record posted/updated: August 16, 2020
R070580
Taking Care of Mother Earth
Charlie likes to help his grandmother, who tells stories while they work. While being reminded to turn off the water tap, Grandma describes how everything around us is connected to water. Children will benefit from Grandma's wisdom as they learn to take care of Mother Earth.
Media and Formats : Book
Price : $10.95
Record posted/updated: August 16, 2020
R102917
Thanks to the Animals
Set in the past, this illustrated book tells the traditional story of a First Nations family's seasonal migration. While relocating, the youngest member is separated from the family and protected from the cold by animals until his father finds him. At the end of the book are some words in the Passamaquoddy language and a QR code to an audio recording of the story in the Passamaquoddy language. There are numerous cultural aspects addressed in this book.
Media and Formats : Book
Price : $17.95
Record posted/updated: June 15, 2022
R046596
The Golden Rule
A grandfather explains the Golden Rule to his grandson from various religious and cultural perspectives. The two also discuss how the world would improve if everyone practised this age-old advice. The beautiful imagery reflects the traditional art associated with the various religions.
Media and Formats : Book
Price : $17.95 US
Record posted/updated: November 22, 2018
R044950
The Hello, Goodbye Window
Told in the first person voice of a little girl, this is a love story about the special relationship between a grandchild and her grandparents. For this little girl, the kitchen window of her grandparents' house is a magic gateway where special experiences occur. The surrealistic-style, fantastically coloured paintings by Chris Raschka are very engaging.
Media and Formats : Book
Price : $14.28 US
Record posted/updated: November 22, 2018
R054568
The Métis Alphabet Book
This unique alphabet book presents historical figures and events, places of interest and other important aspects of Métis history and culture. Child-like drawings rendered in black ink and crayon support the text.
Media and Formats : Book
Price : $12.95
Record posted/updated: November 22, 2018
R101440
The Treaty Alphabet Book!
This kit supports teaching and learning about treaties. Using the alphabet as a framework, the author explores key words to provide information about treaties and the treaty process. Discussion questions and student activities are included.
Media and Formats : Book
Price : $29.95
Record posted/updated: February 10, 2023
R009299
Thirteen Moons on Turtle's Back
In this illustrated book, the turtle’s back is a significant symbol to the Iroquois people that represents the creation of Turtle Island. A closer look will reveal a pattern of thirteen individual segments on his back which represent each moon of the cycle of seasons. There are also twenty-eight platelets which form an edging around the shell which represent the number of days in the moon cycle.
Media and Formats : Book
Price : $29.95
Record posted/updated: January 6, 2022
R019941
Thunder Boy Jr.
This illustrated book explores the concept of identity as Thunder Boy Jr. wishes for a unique name of his own, different from his father’s and based on his experiences, skills, traits, passions, and dreams. Just when Thunder Boy Jr. thinks all hope is lost of receiving a suitable name, his dad chooses the perfect name. Although the book connects to the importance of naming ceremonies or rituals, that aspect is not explained.
Media and Formats : Book
Price : See publisher.
Record posted/updated: June 15, 2022
R032173
Traditional Inuit Clothing
In this book, traditional Inuit clothing is described with reference to the animal skins and furs used as well as new technology and fabric that has changed how clothing is produced in modern times.
Media and Formats : Book
Price : See publisher.
Record posted/updated: June 15, 2022
What are other useful materials? Other Useful Materials
Other useful materials are documents, lesson plans or classroom activities that teachers may find useful in supporting the curriculum, but that have not typically undergone the same formal evaluation process that is required for core and additional resources.
R003028
ArcGIS Online
ArcGIS Online enables you to connect people, locations, and data using interactive maps. It enables you to work with smart, data-driven styles and intuitive analysis tools that deliver location intelligence. It also enables the user to share insights with the world or specific groups. The website contains a tutorial, links to suggested subjects and projects, lesson plans and activities.
Media and Formats : Video Website
Price : Free
free
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Record posted/updated: February 1, 2022
R104355
CAMPUS
CAMPUS is the National Film Board’s exclusive education streaming service available at no cost to all teachers and students in Saskatchewan and is available on ROVER. Previewing resources is recommended.
Media and Formats : Video Website
Price : Free
free
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Record posted/updated: February 1, 2022
R103880
COVID-19 (Coronavirus): Learning Supports for Families and Teachers
This document was created to provide support for parents/guardians when sharing information about the coronavirus with young and school-aged children. The document is also useful for early learning staff and Prekindergarten to Grade 12 teachers.
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Price : Free
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Record posted/updated: April 8, 2020
R054659
Concentus Citizenship Education Foundation
The Saskatchewan Human Rights Commission, through the Concentus Citizenship Education Foundation, has created a website that provides classroom resources to support the teaching of citizenship competencies from Grades K-12. Lesson plans may either be viewed online or downloaded as PDFs. To access these resources, educators only need to sign up and create an account through the website's Teacher Portal. If teachers experience any difficulties signing up, they are welcome to contact info@concen...
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Media and Formats : Website
Price : Free
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Record posted/updated: January 22, 2019
R018664
Concentus Citizenship Education Resources. Kindergarten: The Intentional & Explicit Teaching of Essential Citizenship Competencies
This unit supports students in understanding what it means to be engaged and lifelong learning citizens. Students will consider the relationship between rights and responsibilities that bring order to society. Students will work to understand the varying impacts that rules have on people. As students strive to understand that, they will also work to understand the underlying purpose behind the rule.
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Price : Free
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Record posted/updated: June 3, 2020
R104354
Curio
Curio is the CBC’s educational streaming service made available at no cost to Saskatchewan teachers and students by the Ministry of Education and is available on ROVER. Previewing resources is recommended.
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Price : Free
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Record posted/updated: February 1, 2022
R053615
Deepening the Discussion: Gender and Sexual Diversity
This document will assist individuals and communities to engage in meaningful discussions and actions to respond to the experiences, perspectives and needs of students and families who are gender and/or sexually diverse (GSD). It will: assist school divisions, central office personnel, administrators, educators, First Nations and Métis organizations and community partners to develop a deeper understanding of gender and sexual diversity; assist in understanding the unique educational, health a...
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Record posted/updated: February 13, 2019
R103623
Digital Citizenship Education in Saskatchewan Schools: A Policy Planning Guide for School Divisions and Schools to Implement Digital Citizenship Education from Kindergarten to Grade 12
This document provides guidelines for school divisions and school-based administrators who are developing digital citizenship policies. It is not a prescriptive policy; instead, it offers a roadmap for building appropriate school division policies and school-specific digital citizenship guidelines and procedures. Tools to help teachers, administrators and parents as they get started on the implementation of digital citizenship education for K-12 students are also included.
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Price : Free
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Record posted/updated: September 8, 2022
R103070
Historical Learning Resources Updates
Learning Resources Updates provided an annual supplement to every subject-specific bibliography that supported K-12 curricula.
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Price : Free
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Record posted/updated: January 2, 2019
R103762
Opportunities to Address Child Abuse Prevention Education and Response
This document outlines curricular opportunities to address substance misuse in various subject areas and grades. Suggested curriculum outcomes are identified and, if applicable, supporting indicators are noted.
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Topic : Sexual Abuse and Exploitation
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Record posted/updated: April 18, 2019
R102870
Summarized Outcomes Across Areas of Study for Kindergarten to Grade 5
This document is intended to assist teachers to integrate subjects across the curriculum.
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Record posted/updated: August 18, 2020
R007923
Supporting Reconciliation in Saskatchewan Schools
This site has been created by the Saskatchewan Ministry of Education to support school staffs to work together to expand their understanding of truth and reconciliation as well as the history and legacy of residential schools. It contains tools and resources to support important conversations and professional development opportunities.
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Topic : Truth and Reconciliation
Price : Free
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Record posted/updated: February 22, 2019
R104586
Teaching Sensitive Content in the Classroom

The purpose of the presentation is to describe strategies teachers can use to approach content that may be perceived as sensitive in their community in order to:

  • ensure the learning environment is safe for respectful dialogue;
  • teach students how to think critically about any topic with an open mind; and,
  • meet curricular outcomes.
Media and Formats : Video
Price : Free
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Record posted/updated: January 3, 2022
R012571
The Adaptive Dimension for Saskatchewan K-12 Students
The Adaptive Dimension refers to the concept of making adjustments to any or all of the following variables: learning environment, instruction, assessment and resources. Adjustments to these variables are intended to make learning meaningful and appropriate and to support student achievement. In the Saskatchewan context, differentiation is addressed through the Adaptive Dimension which enables all teachers to respond to student diversity, including their strengths and needs, interests, backg...
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Record posted/updated: February 15, 2020
R012702
The Virtual Museum of Métis History and Culture
This website is a comprehensive attempt to chronicle traditional Métis history and culture on the World Wide Web and contains a wealth of primary documents - oral history interviews, photographs and various archival documents - in visual, audio and video files. In addition, many resources such as Steps in Time and Gabriel Dumont: Métis Legend have also been added to this site. Finally, new material, suitable for general information and for educators, has also been commissioned for The Virtual...
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Record posted/updated: March 11, 2020
R007925
Treaty Education Learning Resource
The Kindergarten to Grade 9 Treaty Education Learning Resource is designed for teachers to assist them in integrating the Treaty content and perspective with Saskatchewan's curricula and is based on the inquiry method of teaching. It provides information about Treaties, First Nations people and the history of what is now known as Saskatchewan, as well as sample learning experiences, assessment ideas and suggested resource materials to support teachers in the development of their lessons.
Media and Formats : Website
Topic : Truth and Reconciliation
Price : Free
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Record posted/updated: March 11, 2020
R102702
Treaty Education Outcomes and Indicators
The Treaty Education outcomes and indicators at each grade level are designed to engage learners on a journey of inquiry and discovery. When meaningfully and thoughtfully incorporated into subject areas, Treaty Education moves beyond an idea to become actualized as a belief that benefits all learners.
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Price : Free
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Record posted/updated: February 13, 2019
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