Outcome Chart - Manitoba - Grade 12 Topics in First Nations, Metis and Inuit Studies

Learning Experience 1.3: Worlds Colliding (from 1000 BCE)

Overall Expectations

Big Question

What is the popular image of Indigenous people in contemporary Canada?

Specific Expectations

Focus Questions

1. What are some of the effects of negative stereotypes of Indigenous peoples?

2. What can you do to combat racism against Indigenous peoples in Canada?

3. Why do racism, prejudice, and discrimination persist in Canada and elsewhere in

the world?

MediaSmarts Resources

Diversity and Media Ownership

Fact Versus Opinion

First Person

Free Speech and the Internet

Miscast and Seldom Seen

Online Propaganda and the Proliferation of Hate

The Citizen Reporter

The Front Page

Who’s Telling My Story?