Indigenous Education

Information

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Curriculum and Classroom Resources

First Nations Education Steering Committee (FNESC)
http://www.fnesc.ca/resources/publications

First Nations Schools Association (FNSA)
http://www.fnsa.ca/resources

Ministry of Education – Indigenous Education
http://www.bced.gov.bc.ca/abed/documents.htm

Strong Nations Publishing
https://www.strongnations.com

Canadian Indigenous Books for School – 2017/2018
http://books.bc.ca/

Legacy of Hope Foundation
http://www.legacyofhope.ca/

Orange Shirt Day
http://www.orangeshirtday.org/

Indigenous Educational Videos

In order to support our continuing work in the area of Indigenous Education, WVS has been working with our Squamish Elder Advisors  Sahplek – Bob Baker and Yeltsilewet – Faye Halls to produce short videos on Indigenous culture, legends and learnings. We want to thank and acknowledge The Squamish Nation and our Elder Advisors  Sahplek – Bob Baker and Yeltsilewet – Faye Halls for their leadership, guidance and support.

Squamish Nation Canoe Culture

Bob Baker – Sahplek – Canoe Culture: History of the Canoe – April, 2020 – 6 minutes

Bob Baker – Canoe Culture Part 2: Making the Canoe – 9 minutes

Bob Baker – Sahplek – Canoe Culture Part 3: Canoe Journey – April,  2020 – 10 minutes

Bob Baker – Sahplek –  K’ayáchtn Culture -2000 – 15 minutes

Xwalacktun – Squamish Artist explaining his art design on our WVS Canoe Tel’Tiwet West Wind – May, 2020 – 5 minutes

Canoe Naming Ceremony – ‘Tel’ Tiwet’ – 20 minutes

Canoe Awakening – 9 minutes

Squamish Nation History and Tradition 

Faye Hall –Yeltsilewet – Princess Video – 3 minutes

Squamish Nation visit Ainu Nation in Hokkaido, Japan, 2002 – 7 minutes

Indigenous People’s Day song – 3 minutes

Bob Baker Skewk ta sp’akw’us – 19 minutes

Bob Baker Eagle Feather and Graduating Students – 4 minutes

Bob Baker drum song to honor everyday treasures in life – 5 minutes

Squamish Nation Legends

Bob Baker – Sahplek – Legend of Sla-kay-ulsh – April, 2020 – 7 minutes

Bob Baker – Sahplek – Legend of Chi Chi – April, 2020 – 7 minutes

Kakulith Legend by Bob Baker – 14 minutes

Legend of Takaya by Bob Baker – 15 minutes

Meet Skewk’ – Bob Baker introduces Raven – 3 minutes

Legend of Skewk’ by Bob Baker – 13 minutes

Legend of The Flood – Bob Baker – 10 minutes

Residential Schools

Gambling Song from Residential School – Bob Baker
– 13 minutes

Bob Baker Residential School and Resilience – 17 minutes