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Traditional Ecological Knowledge

  • Traditional Ecological Knowledge
  • Traditional Ecological Knowledge
    • Read together the What is Traditional Ecological Knowledge? handout.
    • Read together the Traditional Ecological Knowledge at Work handout.
    • In Geography Now, read pages 156-161 and answer questions 4 and 5 on page 158 and questions 8 and 9 on page 162.
    • Engage in the Silence Respect Sharing Circle activity, using beads and cord to make bracelets. You will learn, through use a traditional story, the beliefs held by the Aboriginals to Mother Nature.
    • Watch the movie Brother Bear and debrief the components of Traditional Ecological Knowledge that are found in the storyline.
    • Create your own story depicting manís close ties with the Earth.