Origins to 1608

Origins to 1608

Social Phenomenon: Experience of Indigenous peoples and the colonization attempts

Students will describe what happened at the time of initial contact between the Indigenous peoples and Europeans (C1), and interpret The experience of the Indigenous peoples and the colonization attempts (C2).

Migrations, Indigenous Territories, Social Structures

Original student texts, materials and student activities considering guiding questions like "Why do people move? and How does geography affect settlement?" You will learn about the Asian migration theory, different Indigenous groups (language groups, nations, etc.) in the present-day territory of Quebec, and about differences in the ways of life and social structures of Indigenous groups. Student site section is now here ➦

Spiritual Practices, Oral Tradition, Goods and Gifts

Original student texts, materials and student activities considering guiding questions like "What was life like before the arrival of the Europeans?" You will learn about individuals involved in spiritual practices, the role of oral tradition in Indigenous societies, and also the importance of the sharing of goods and the giving of gifts. Student site section is now here ➦

Chiefs, Council of Elders

Original student texts, materials and student activities considering guiding questions like "What was life like before the arrival of the Europeans?" You will learn to Identify the role of chiefs, to Explain the process for appointing chiefs, and to Explain the council of elders. Student site section is now here➦

Secondary 3

Student texts, resources and activities for Secondary 3 are being updated and moved here, where they will appear here throughout the year.

Teachers should continue to access full and current versions at https://www.learnquebec.ca/histquecan_resources