A Testament to the Strength of the Métis
Erasure of Métis Culture
The deliberate removal of much beloved cultural traditions, including the Michif language, severed a sense of Métis identity and family belongingness.
What was the purpose in removing treasured personal items from children?
Why is self-identity and connection to one’s own community and family important? How can personal artifacts represent culture and identity?
History & Identity lesson plan
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