Métis Memories of Residential Schools

A Testament to the Strength of the Métis

Tile #5

The Multipurpose Red River Cart

The Multipurpose Red River Cart

Teaching Statement:

The Métis were central to the Fur Trade, an economic enterprise that spanned the continent, using Red River Carts.

Reflective Questions:

What functions did the Red River Cart serve and why was it essential to trade? What role did it play in building community?