Chief Dan George: Actor & Activist

Last updated on
Tuesday, December 1st, 2020
Experience type: 
Online Resource
Program Description

Format: The kit is entirely online at

Students will explore the life and legacy of Tsleil-Waututh Chief Dan George through video, primary source texts and archival images. The lesson plans will allow for a critical assessment of his historical significance as well as a discussion of modern perspectives of his ‘Lament for Confederation’.

Big Ideas
  • Disparities in power alter the balance of relationships between individuals and between societies.
  • COVID Precautions


    Trip Details
    For Grades: 
    9, 10, 11, 12
    See notes. minutes unless otherwise stated.
    Maximum Students: 
    Offered In French: 
    Also Offered For: 
    Adult Groups, Daycamps, ESL, Guides, Homeschool
    Packages Provided: 
    Both Pre-Visit and Post-Visit Packages
    Fee Details
    Fee Notes: 

    Fee: None