INTRODUCTION TO FRENCH ABORIGINAL EDUCATION RESOURCES:
GENERAL ABORIGINAL EDUCATION RESOURCES (IN FRENCH):
From Time Immemorial, by Diane Silvey (1999)
http://ici.radio-canada.ca/television/8efeu/index.shtml CBC 8th fire television series. (Also available in English at http://www.cbc.ca/8thfire/)
http://www.museedelhistoire.ca/expositions/expositions-en-ligne/expositions-en-ligne/. Information from the Canadian Museum of History, including a section on Aboriginal watercraft at this link: http://www.museedelhistoire.ca/cmc/exhibitions/aborig/watercraft/waintfra.shtml
http://www.fourdirectionsteachings.com/fr/index.html. Audio-narrated resource about diverse Indigenous people and philosophies.
http://www.oise.utoronto.ca/deepeningknowledge/Teacher_Resources/Curriculum_Resources_(by_subjects)/French_as_Second_Language.html. Resources for FSL and French Immersion teachers as recommended by OISE.
http://www.linktolearning.com/grade5ss.htm. Links to many French websites.
GOVERNMENT OF CANADA RESOURCES (IN FRENCH):
http://www.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca/fra/1302870688751/1302870910265. People & history.
http://www.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca/fra/1302868012055/1302868605384 Downloadable pdf teacher resource (The Learning Circle for ages 4-16)
ABORIGINAL STORYTELLING RESOURCES:
ABORIGINAL STORYTELLING RESOURCES (IN ENGLISH):
Digital professional resource for teachers about Aboriginal ways of knowing, including the oral tradition.
http://www.cbc.ca/books/2012/01/8th-fire-drew-hayden-taylor-on-the-role-of-storytellers.html. Video on the role of the Aboriginal storyteller.
https://courses.edx.org/c4x/UBCx/IndEdu200x/asset/Topic_4_-_Eleven_Storytelling_Resources.pdf Resources from UBC’s Massive Open Online Course (MOOC), Reconciliation Through Indigenous Education (2015).
http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/stories/index-e.html Our Voices, Our Stories is a government website that celebrates Canadian Aboriginal stories.
http://safeshare.tv/w/dFBMEKNfCc. Virtual bonfire for oral storytelling.
ANIMATED STORIES (IN ENGLISH):
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1RYByws56TQ Story of creation.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_MiNO2qpESE The Big Rock Story is a sample of a story from the Raven Tales series that is available onYouTube.
https://www.isuma.tv/haidawood Stop motion videos made in Haida Gwaii.
http://mathcatcher.irmacs.sfu.ca/stories Videos to promote mathematics amongst Aboriginal learners.
ABORIGINAL FILMS (IN FRENCH)
https://www.onf.ca/chaines/peuples_autochtones/ Films produced by NFB.
ABORIGINAL STORYTELLING RESOURCES (IN FRENCH):
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0TbfrOnMDdU Stories on Stone is a film about First Nations Storytelling produced by the Royal Alberta Museum.
Audio-narrated stories in French from the Government of Canada website.
French stories narrated aloud on the Métis museum website. This link is from
http://portal.acc-society.bc.ca/literacy/storytelling, which is an incredibly rich BC Aboriginal Childcare Society website portal with many links to professional resources on story.