K - 3 Learning Pages:
Resources for Kindergarten to Grade 3 teachers

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Alternative Units - Inuit families

Books for teaching about the Inuit -
http://www.umaine.edu/canam/k-12outreach/Nunavut/books.htm A great bibliography of texts for you to use in this unit.

Canada Collections - http://www.collectionscanada.ca/explorers/kids/h3-1110-e.html First Nations and Inuit - background material for research, especially good for  gr. 3.

Canada's First People - http://www.sasked.gov.sk.ca/docs/elemsoc/g5u22ess.html Great resources from Sask Ed designed for gr. 5, but many ideas are adaptable for younger students

Canada's Traditional Life - http://www.polarlife.ca/Traditional/traditional_frame.htm Inuit legends and classification of life.

Concept to Classroom: Inuit People - http://www.thirteen.org/edonline/concept2class/coopcollab/lp_inuit1.html 6 lessons

Government of Canada - Learning Circle - http://www.ainc-inac.gc.ca/ks/12010_e.html You can download pdf documents for ages 4-7 and 8-11. Excellent material and graphics.

Carol's Favorite - 2006

Houston North Gallery - http://www.houston-north-gallery.ns.ca/ Inuit art

Images Canada: http://www.imagescanada.ca/r1-116-e.php?trail=trail2  83 images of the Arctic from the website of various Canadian cultural institutions.

Inuit: http://www.durham.edu.on.ca/grassroots/westcreek/research4kids2000/grade3/Inuit/inuit.htm A project completed by gr. 3. Interesting that they used penguin graphics, though...

Inuit Activities - http://www.proteacher.com/cgi-bin/outsidesite.cgi?external=http://www2.grand-forks.k12.nd.us/iditarod/inuitact.html&original=http://www.proteacher.com/090077.shtml&title=Inuit%20Activities  If this link does not work, copy the entire 2-line web address and paste it into your browser. Masks and recipes.

Inuit Family Unit - http://www.yale.edu/ynhti/curriculum/units/1991/2/91.02.07.x.html Great ideas for the Gr. 3 teachers.

Inuit Gallery of Vancouver - http://www.inuit.com/ Images are beautiful, high quality

Inuit Life in Nunavik - http://www.kativik.qc.ca/ulluriaq/Nunavik/inuitlife/ A "real" site created by Inuit students outlining their traditions and life.

Inuit Links on the Worldwide Web - http://www.eastlymeschools.org/_ncslibrary/inuit.html Web resources collected for students' Inuit study. Includes links to Inuit School web sites

Inuit Music - http://www.mala.bc.ca/~soules/media112/zine99/vanessa/inuit.htm Brief history

Inuktitut Language - http://www.ainc-inac.gc.ca/ks/5020_e.html Phrases for kids to learn with real audio clips.

ITK: Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami - http://www.itk.ca/ Go to the links for further research.

Kids' Stop - http://www.ainc-inac.gc.ca/ks/index_e.html Facts and stories for kids

Nunavet - http://www.nunavut.com/ A portal to the main sites on Nunavet

School Net: Aboriginal - http://www.schoolnet.ca/Aboriginal/e/classroom_e.asp Links categorized

Studying the Inuit - http://www.angelfire.com/mt/inuit/ 2 University students in Victoria created this unit plan for gr. 4.

Virtual Museum - Inuit Culture - http://www.virtualmuseum.ca Do a search to get hundreds of items related to the Inuit - threaded through all aspects of the site.

Who Lives in Canada - http://www.umaine.edu/canam/k-12outreach/wholivesincanada.htm A wealth of links

List Serve Mailing - December 30, 2006