The Centre for Constitutional Studies

The Centre for Constitutional Studies has a variety of articles that can be used as background information. The content can be used as supplementary … [Read more...]

Sovereignty Lesson Plan from CBC Digital Archives

Students will work in small groups to investigate the role and importance of sovereignty in contemporary Aboriginal communities in Canada. They can … [Read more...]

Changing the Future for Aboriginals Lesson Plan

Students will delve through the CBC digital archives to learn about aboriginal self-determination. Students will then create a collage that expresses … [Read more...]

Support for Aboriginal Self-Government Lesson Plan

Students will examine Aboriginal self-government and identify solutions to issues around the topic. Students will investigate present proposals that … [Read more...]

Constitutional Timeline with Terms and Concepts Lesson Plan

Students will create a chronology of the events, key terms, and concepts related to Canada's constitutional history between the late 1960s to … [Read more...]

Resolving Constitutional Issues Lesson Plan

In this webquest students will explore major constitutional issues affecting Canada. Students will choose an issue facing Canada and then draft and … [Read more...]

Land Claim Conflicts in Nunavut Lesson Plan

Students will explore conflicting land claims of the Inuit and the Dene over the western boundary of Nunavut. This lesson includes recommendations … [Read more...]

The Duty to Consult

This resource provides thorough background information on the duty to consult including relevant cases, historical information, consultation … [Read more...]

Aboriginal Identity – Terms and Definitions

"The terms that are used to identify Aboriginal people and their rights can be confusing. This publication clearly defines the identifying terms and … [Read more...]

Aboriginal Sentencing Scenario

Frank, an 18 year old Aboriginal student breaks into a local grocery story and attacks  the owner leaving him with a broken arm and facial scars.  … [Read more...]

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