Music & Art

Traditional Drumming Songs:

GVSD61 – Traditional Drumming & Singing Inquiry Video

Individuals from the three Island Nations have given School District #61 permission to use/teach their traditional drumming songs to students within the district.  To access the drumming songs, district staff must do the following:

Winston Wuttunee Cree Music Resources
Drum Circle Protocol
Lahal Bone Game
Great Musicians from our First Nations
Guide on Traditional Coast Salish Drumming
Hamat’sa Dance YouTube Video
Kwakwaka’wakw Dance
Powwow Dance
Native Drums
Traditional Music
What is a PowWow

Storyteller’s Bag – Teacher Guide Music K-8
Beat of the Drum DVD

ART:

The following seven animal designs are for use by teachers and students within the Greater Victoria School District.  The Indigenous Education Department has full copyright.  The images may not be reproduced in any form without the permission of the department.  Please contact 250-475-4124 

Wolf Black         Whale Black          Salmon Black            Beaver Brown              Raven Black                                          Marmot Brown             Bear Black

Bear Blackline Master       Beaver Blackline Master      Marmot Blackline Master      Raven Blackline Master        Salmon Blackline Master      Whale Blackline Master      Wolf Blackline Master

Salish Weave – Art Resource  
This teacher resource with  prints and lesson plans can be borrowed from the IED Resource Center.  If you wish to borrow it, please contact the resource center at 250-475-4124

How to make cedar roses video

How to make a bentwood box video – Snuneymuxw Artist Joel Good

First Nations Art Projects & Activities – Teacher Resource
IED Aboriginal Art DVDs Library List
Incorporating Aboriginal Culture into the Elementary Fine Arts Curriculum
Anishinaabe Art – Teacher Resource
Button Blanket Lesson_Plan
Dreamcatcher Lesson Plan
Dreamcatchers
Looking at Bear – Art Lesson Plan
Shared Learning Art Lesson Plans
Kwakwaka wakw Button Blankets

Kwakwaka wakw – Story of the Masks
Kwakwaka’wakw Button Blankets – William Wasdon Jr. Namgis_Nation
Exploring Aboriginal Art in Canada
How to Make a Bentwood Box Pattern SD79
Haida Button Blanket Video
Indigenous Arts Protocol and Appropriation
Inuit Art
Native Dance Website
Ojibwe Art Curriculum Primary Grades
SD79 Printable Resources
U’mista Cultural Society Alert Bay BC

MOE Shared Learnings Integrating BC Aboriginal Content K to 10