Chief Dan George: Actor & Activist

Last updated on
Wednesday, August 14th, 2019
Program Description

Format: The kit is entirely online at https://nvma.ca/cdg-online-program/

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.
  • Trip Details
    For Grades: 
    9, 10, 11, 12
    Duration: 
    See notes. minutes unless otherwise stated.
    Maximum Students: 
    Offered In French: 
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    Fee Details
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    Fee: None