Teaching Math for FNMI Students

  The dominant ways in which math has always been taught in our Western society includes drill, rote learning, and a focus on math ‘authorities’ including the teacher. This poses very serious problems for many of our mathematical learners, particularly for our First Nations, Metis & Inuit (FNMI) learners, whose perspectives and ways of knowingContinue reading “Teaching Math for FNMI Students”

Teaching Math for FNMI Students

  The dominant ways in which math has always been taught in our Western society includes drill, rote learning, and a focus on math ‘authorities’ including the teacher. This poses very serious problems for many of our mathematical learners, particularly for our First Nations, Metis & Inuit (FNMI) learners, whose perspectives and ways of knowingContinue reading “Teaching Math for FNMI Students”

Regions of Canada Unit

  Regions of Canadahttp://www.thinglink.com/scene/651799658980442114   The following is a list of overall expectations we covered in our unit on the Regions of Canada: Visual Arts – with Norval Morrisseau: D3. Exploring Forms and Cultural Contexts: demonstrate an understanding of a variety of art forms, styles, and techniques from the past and present, and their sociocultural andContinue reading “Regions of Canada Unit”