High School

These sample lesson plans support Education for Reconciliation through the inclusion of First Nations, Métis, and Inuit perspectives; treaty education; and residential schools’ experiences, with learning outcomes identified in the current Alberta Programs of Study for high school.

Each sample lesson plan includes content(s) or context(s) related to one or more of the following aspects of Education for Reconciliation:

  • diverse perspectives and ways of knowing of First Nations, Métis, or Inuit, including values, traditions, kinship, language, and ways of being;
  • understandings of the spirit and intent of treaties; or
  • residential schools’ experiences and resiliency.

Links and relevant information in Guiding Voices: A Curriculum Development Tool for Inclusion of First Nations, Métis and Inuit Perspectives Throughout Curriculum and Walking Together: First Nations, Métis and Inuit Perspectives in Curriculum are provided to support understandings of First Nations, Métis, or Inuit ways of knowing. Both online resources are accessed through LearnAlberta.ca.

Art 20 | Social Studies 20 | Treaty Perspectives

English Language Arts 10 | Cree Code Talkers of WWII: Untold Stories

English Language Arts 10 | Social Studies 10 | Drama 10 | Indigenous Heroes of Reconciliation

Science 10| Land Stewardship

Social Studies 30 | Art 30 | Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls (MMIWG)