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TEAMS - Common Terms
A comprehensive list of TEAMS terms to help navigating this environment. Click here.
TEAMS - Working with Channels
A guide to help understand channels and howto use them. Find the guide here.
TEAMS - STREAMS Tips and Tricks for TEAMS Available Now
A collection of How To videos by our district for using TEAMS. Find the link here.
TEAMS - Creating a Classroom
A guide to help in creating a classroom and populating it with students. Find the guide here.
TEAMS - Printing with TEAMS
A quick-guide for helping print in TEAMS environment. Find the guide here.
An Innovation Hub
Orange Shirt Day Resources
Click on each link to access the resources. If you have a good resource you want to share, please email them to me and I can add it to the page.
Canadian Residential School Propaganda Video 1955 (2m 37s)
This video is a bit blurry, but it is an authentic propaganda video from almost 50 years ago. It would work well as a conversation starter.
Voices from Here / Voix D'Ici Videos by Historica Canada (10 - 20 mins. each)
Madeline Basile & Andre Carrier videos = residential school experiences in French (Eng. subs available)
National Film Board of Canada (3m to 1h23m videos)
A playlist of 5 videos all on the topic of residential schools.
David A. Robertson Read. Speak. Champion Video (1h) scroll down to the bottom
Listen to Indigenous author David A. Robertson speak to why we still need to learn about the residential schools and what healing takes. This is great as Pro-D for all staff, but pulling sections from the video to show students would also be powerful.
Residential School Statistics
Chapter 1 of this document (pg. 13 - 33) contains various graphs on the death rates of Aboriginal children that attended residential schools. You can pull a couple of these to discuss in class. For math classes, these can potentially be incorporated into a mini-lesson working with number lines and bar graphs as part of numeracy skill.s
Richmond Students Teach Their Peers about Residential Schools for Orange Shirt Day
Article (2019) about how a senior Social Justice class planned a school-wide Orange Shirt Day campaign. Can inspire an assignment asking students how they might plan activities for our school.
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