Week 4:  Indigenous Knowledge

Week 4: Indigenous Knowledge

Luschiim’s Plants Authors: Luschiim Arvid Charlie,  Nancy J Turner Traditional Indigenous Foods, Materials and Medicines Respected Cowichan Tribe Elder and botanical expert, Luschiim Arvid Charlie, began his education in early childhood, learning from his great...
Week 3:  Books Adapted into Other Media

Week 3: Books Adapted into Other Media

Indian Horse Author:  Richard Wagamese SynopsisSaul Indian Horse has hit bottom. His last binge almost killed him, and now he’s a reluctant resident in a treatment centre for alcoholics, surrounded by people he’s sure will never understand him. But Saul wants peace,...
Week 2: Myths & Legends Storytelling

Week 2: Myths & Legends Storytelling

People of the Land: Legends of the Four Host First Nations Contributors:  Aaron Nelson-Moody, Debbie Sparrow, Deborah Jacobs, Gary Fiegehen, Johnny Abraham, and Zach George SynopsisThe sacred legends of the four host First Nations, the Lil’wat, Musqueam,...
Week 1: Graphic Novels

Week 1: Graphic Novels

Red: a Haida manga Author:  Michael Nicoll Yahgulanaas Synopsis Red: A Haida Manga is a ground-breaking title published by Douglas and McIntyre and written and illustrated by Haida artist and activist Michael Nicoll Yahgulanaas. Combining the art styles of Haida...