Section 2 will examine the role of colonization and how it continues to affect Indigenous Peoples in Canada and define the relationship between Indigenous and non-Indigenous people today.
In Section 2, you will learn about:
- Laws and Acts of Parliament
- The Reserve System
- Indian Residential Schools
- TB Sanitoriums
- Sixties Scoop
- Truth and Reconciliation
It should take you up to three hours to complete Section 2, including watching the recommended videos. Please complete the Locate Yourself activity first.
Reflect on the following questions.
- Have you ever experienced being stereotyped or discriminated against?
- If yes, what were the short-term consequences? What were the long-term consequences?
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