Dreamcatchers, Legends and Games

Make your own Dreamcatcher!

Enhance Your Learning Experience!

This program can be delivered as:

In-School Field Trips

Description: Students will explore First Nations legends and games and will create their own dreamcatcher to take home! Specific legends and activities will vary depending upon grade level and curricular outcomes. 

Format:

Field Trips take place right IN your classroom. Our experienced presenters deliver curriculum-based field trips.

Duration:

2 hours

Teacher Provides:

N/A

Price:

$16.00/student

(Minimum fee $240.00)

*Minimum fee for classes with 15 or fewer students. Maximum 32 students per program. GST exempt.

Volunteers:

1-5 recommended

Take Home:

Dreamcatcher

Field Trips On Demand

Description: Join Mother Rabbit, Brave Wolf and Great Moon as they share legends and games with Young Skunk to teach about Canada’s First Nations people and explore that which has been passed down for many generations. During this Field Trip on Demand experience, interesting facts about First Nations traditions and culture will be covered. At the end of the program, students will have created their very own dream catchers as a take-home project. 

Format:

Pre-recorded videos. Curriculum-based and works in all school re-entry scenarios (classroom and home learning).

Duration:

Varies

Teacher Provides:

N/A

Price:

$13.50/student + shipping

*Shipping cost not included. No minimum fee. GST exempt.

Volunteers:

Division 1: 3-4 recommended
Division 2: 2-3 recommended

Take Home:

Dreamcatcher

Curricular Highlights

Theme:

Dreamcatchers, Legends and Games

Alberta Grade:

Multi-Grade

Categories:

Art, FNMI, Project-Based, Social Studies

Explorations:

Literacy connections
Artifacts and games
Dreamcatcher activity

What Teachers Are Saying

T.L., Grade 1 TeacherPrince Charles School

As our school has a large FNMI population (with primarily Cree as their background), I enjoyed being able to bring someone in to help teach about other cultures and First Nations as a whole throughout Canada. Many of our students who are FNMI do not know about other cultures and First Nations in Canada and have a limited understanding of this. The centers were well thought out and the students loved playing the games. Breaking the class in half to be able to make their dreamcatchers was efficient and the students felt very successful with their product. (In-School program)

Grade 3 TeacherFather Leduc School

It was well thought out, the students loved it, and it gave them great insight into FNMI culture which was fantastic! They LOVED the dreamcatchers. ? Thank you!! (Field Trip On-Demand program)

J.J., Grade 1 TeacherKim Hung School

The games were so engaging and fun. It was a great split between Dreamcatcher making and the other 3 groups. Really well designed and organized! Can't wait to wait to book for next year! (In-School program)

M.B., Kindergarten TeacherAurora School

I love the hands-on approach to teaching my little guys some legends from the First Nation people. I like how the legends tie in with the games. My absolute favourite part was making the dreamcatchers. They turned out absolutely beautiful and are something the kids can have for years to come. (In-School program)

Grade 5 TeacherRundle Academy School

The students loved the material and activities. There were a variety of things to do that appealed to different learners: kinesthetic, play-based, and quiet listening to stories and legends. The variety was great! (In-School program)

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APPLIES ONLY TO PROGRAMS THAT TAKE PLACE IN SEPTEMBER AND OCTOBER, 2021. Promo code ends October 15, 2021. Promotional prices are applicable during advertised, time-limited promotional events. Promo code must be used at the time of booking.

Book now!

Promo code ends October 31, 2021. Programs can take place up to June 30, 2022. Promotional prices are applicable during advertised, time-limited promotional events. Promo code must be used at the time of booking.

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See below for our student pricing:

In-School Field Trip:

$16.00

PER STUDENT

(Minimum Fee $240.00)

Minimum fee for classes with 15 or fewer students. Maximum 32 students per program. GST exempt.

Field Trip On Demand:

$13.50

PER STUDENT + shipping

Shipping cost not included. No minimum fee. GST exempt.

Thank you to Georgina Riel of Riel Cultural Consulting for the insightful and valuable information she shared with us as we worked collaboratively on this program topic. A portion of all proceeds from this program will be donated to FNMI charitable organizations.

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