This kit contains 21 resources and includes:
13 children’s books – 12 bilingual in English and Michif, complete with an audio CD with the narrations in both languages, one English only children’s book
4 DVDs – 3 made from books, 1 Métis dance DVD
2 sets of study prints
1 series of 5 comics based on Métis folklore
1 teacher guidebook; 5 themes with lesson plans for each including Who are the Métis? Métis Values – Good Medicine; Métis Roots; Métis Entertainment and Stories; and Métis Dance
Over $400 worth of resources at a special price of $300!
Bringing Métis Children’s Literature to Life Guidebook
- Written by renowned Métis educator, Wilfred Burton.
- Supports teaching about the Métis and utilize strategies that foster and promote literacy development (listening, speaking, reading, writing, viewing, and representing).
- Brings traditional and contemporary Métis culture to life.
The stories used in the guidebook are written and illustrated by Métis authors and illustrators.
The resource guide is available for free, online at www.metismuseum.ca.