This guide is designed to support the understanding of traditional and contemporary forms of First Nations governance specific to First Nations in British Columbia. It provides background information relevant to all teachers and students, and provides suggested activities and resources for grades 2 to 12.
BC First Nations Land, Title, and Governance Teacher Resource Guide (2019) was developed by the First Nations Education Steering Committee and First Nations Schools Association..
The introduction offers key information to support and guide teachers in facilitating the respectful and meaningful inclusion of Indigenous knowledge and perspectives in the classroom. While the first four units are organized by grade level, teachers will find activities in all of them that can be adapted to other grades as needed. Unit 5 and 6 can be applied to grades 4-12.