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.
Activity 1: Locate Yourself (10 min)
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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