Stories of Resilience & the Road to Reconciliation

Last updated on
Monday, December 21st, 2020
Experience type: 
Virtual Field Trip
Program Description

Participate in a “Big 6 Historical Thinking” challenge in our c̓əsnaʔəm; the city before the city virtual exhibition. Learn about the impact of colonization on the Musqueam First Nation, how they resisted assimilative policies, and the Museum’s role in the reconciliation process.


Add-On: The Road to Reconciliation (30 minutes, $80)

Learn about our shared responsibility in the reconciliation process. Through Object-Based Learning, students use their critical thinking skills and gain a deeper understanding of traditional and contemporary First Nations culture.

An Education Kit is available for this add-on program ($40 per week per class).

Big Ideas
  • Interactions between First Peoples and Europeans lead to conflict and cooperation, which continues to shape Canada’s identity.
  • Canada’s policies and treatment of minority peoples have negative and positive legacies.
  • Trip Details
    For Grades: 
    4, 5, 6
    Times Offered: 
    45 minutes unless otherwise stated.
    Maximum Students: 
    Offered In French: 
    Also Offered For: 
    Fee Details
    Fee Notes: 

    $120 per class