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Infusing Indigenous Knowledge Into Curriculum

This website shares documents for Grades 1 to 6 English Language Arts, Social Studies, Science and Math that aim to provide:

  • Clarity and consistency related to the Grades 1 to 6 Essential Learning Outcomes in the four core subject areas in Alberta Education’s Programs of Study

  • Understandings of curriculum sequencing from grade to grade for each of the identified subject areas

  • Understandings of what must be assessed (for and of) in each of the identified subject areas per grade

  • Common and consistent curriculum across an authority

Focus(s):First Nations, Métis, Inuit
Teaching Quality Standards:
  • Apply knowledge of First Nations, Métis, Inuit
  • Demonstrate professional knowledge
  • Engage in career-long learning
  • Establish inclusive learning environments
  • Foster effective relationships
Principal Leadership Quality Standards:
  • Lead learning communities
  • Provide instructional leadership
  • Support knowledge of First Nations, Métis, Inuit
Keyword(s):curriculum, Indigenous knowledge
Date Posted:December 14, 2020