Tag Archives: Teaching Art

Three Teacher’s Guides for Leading Conversations on Indigenous Issues

Did you know we have teacher’s guides for many of our titles? These guides are a great help when it comes to tackling tough themes. If you’re a little nervous about discussing Indigenous issues in your classroom, these resources are worth checking out! Each teacher’s guide below makes an excellent companion to its respective book. […]

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Authentic Indigenous Content for Middle Years and High School Classrooms

With the new school year just around the corner, we’ve heard from teachers like you looking to include Indigenous perspectives in your curriculum. If you’re looking to incorporate more great literature from Indigenous authors into your classroom, this list is for you. These stories make great reads for older students with powerful touch points for […]

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Kateri Akiwenzie-Damm on“Nimkii,” and the History of Indigenous Children in Foster Care

Kateri Akiwenzie-Damm is the author of “Nimkii,” a story in the anthology This Place: 150 Years Retold. The story features illustrations by Ryan Howe and Jen Storm, and colour art by Donovan Yaciuk. In her author statement below, Kateri shares the stories that inspired “Nimkii,” and the personal connection that runs throughout.  * * * * “Nimkii” […]

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How to Include “A Girl Called Echo” in your Louis Riel Day Classroom Studies

It’s Louis Riel Day! Make History Relevant for Your Students Using “Red River Resistance” A graphic novel for ages 12+ Louis Riel Day offers a terrific opportunity to introduce your students to Indigenous authors and books that commemorate the life of Louis Riel and offer an own voice account to historical events. Red River Resistance from […]

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Congratulations Author Rhian Brynjolson

Rhian Brynjolson receives the Art Educator of the Year Award The Canadian Society for Education Through Art named Rhian Brynjolson recipient of the 2014 Art Educator of the Year Award. Rhian Brynjolson is a teacher, visual artist, award-winning illustrator of children’s books, and author of the PMP title Teaching Art: A Complete Guide for the […]

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Join Author Rhian Brynjolson at SAGE 2012

Collaboration and Creativity Presented by Rhian Brynjolson and Andrea Stuart-Bell at the Manitoba Association of Art Education SAGE Conference Rhian and Andrea will explore strategies for using collaboration in the classroom, in an art program, and through integrated curriculum projects. Participate in building collaborative artworks with the incredible variety of mediums available at Artsjunktion! For […]

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A Review for Teaching Art

Find a Book Review for Teaching Art in the Canadian Teacher Magazine In the November issue of the Canadian Teacher Magazine you will find a book review for Teaching Art: A Complete Guide for the Classroom. The reviewer writes this excellent resource will help you plan a year’s worth of quality art education that will […]

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Rhian Brynjolson to present at BCTELA

Visual Literacies: Integrate Viewing, Representing and Electronic Media into your ELA Program. P&M Press author Rhian Brynjolson is speaking at the BCTELA Provincial Conference. Rhian’s session, Visual Literacies: Integrate Viewing, Representing and Electronic Media into your ELA Program, is an interactive workshop that will show participants how visual literacy can increase comprehension in a diverse […]

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Winnipeg Bestseller Teaching Art

P&M Press is Pleased to Announce Teaching Art: A Complete Guide for the Classroom made the ‘Winnipeg Bestsellers’ list, named the number one bestselling paperback non-fiction at McNally Robinson Booksellers. The book is available for purchase at all McNally Robinson Booksellers as well as on their website www.mcnallyrobinson.com. It can also be purchased online at […]

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A Book Launch for Teaching Art

Please join Rhian Brynjolson as P&M Press and McNally Robinson booksellers present Rhian’s new book, Teaching Art: A Complete Guide for the Classroom. Rhian will begin speaking at 7:30 pm with a book signing to follow. Please join us at: Location: McNally Robinson, Grant Park, Prairie Ink Restaurant Date: Thursday, May 20, 2010 Time: 7:30 […]

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