Teacher’s Guide for Pīsim Finds Her Miskanaw

by Connie Wyatt Anderson and Renée Gillis with Margaret Dumas and Doris Wolf

Grade: for grades 5–12
(1 customer review)
SKU: 978-1-55379-543-8 Categories: ,


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Pīsim Finds Her Miskanaw provides groundbreaking historical information about the culture and language of the Rocky Cree people around present-day South Indian Lake, Manitoba. The Teacher’s Guide for Pīsim Finds Her Miskanaw focusses on midwifery, Miskanaw, journey making, and storytelling. The lessons and activities in the guide support the learning outcomes included in Manitoba curriculum documents. The guide emphasizes the origins of First Peoples, their connections to the land, their culture, types of leadership, the value of oral culture, and the forms of interaction before and during early contact with Europeans.

1 review for Teacher’s Guide for Pīsim Finds Her Miskanaw

  1. Andrew Miller

    This visual and narrative treasure of a book clearly shows the interconnectedness of Indigenous people and their land. Maps, ethnographic and Indigenous language text boxes are wonderful teaching and learning assets. What an amazing book!

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