Ojibwe Language, Culture and History Resources: Internet Sites
Oyate is a Native organization working to see that our lives and histories are portrayed honestly, and so that all people will know our stories belong to us.
Our work includes critical evaluation of books and curricula with Indian themes, conducting of “Teaching Respect for Native Peoples” workshops and institutes; administration of a small resource center and reference library; and distribution of children’s, young adult, and teacher books and materials, with an emphasis on writing and illustration by Native people.
Critical perspectives of indigenous peoples in children’s books, the school curriculum, popular culture and society at large.
The Culture and Language of the Minnesota Ojibwe: An Introduction.
The Great Lakes Indian Fish & Wildlife Commission (GLIFWC) is an agency committed to the implementation of off-reservation treaty rights on behalf of its tribes.
The Cradleboard Teaching Project turns on the lights in public education about Native American culture - past, present, and most important for the children - the Future.
Anishinabe - Ojibwe - Chippewa: Culture of an Indian Nation: This lesson provides information and activities about one American Indian Nation, the Anishinabe, called Ojibwe in Canada and Chippewa in the U.S., and engages students in research on its history, location, and past and present culture.
Indian Country Wisconsin (requires Google Chrome browser to access)
Indian Country Wisconsin is a project of the Milwaukee Public Museum funded by Ameritech. It is designed primarily to assist teachers in meeting the requirements of Wisconsin Educational Act 31 which mandates kindergarten through grade 12 instruction in culture, history, sovereignty, and treaty rights of Wisconsin Indian tribes.
Founded in 1991 by the Southern Poverty Law Center, Teaching Tolerance is dedicated to reducing prejudice, improving intergroup relations and supporting equitable school experiences for our nation's children.We provide free educational materials to teachers and other school practitioners in the U.S. and abroad.
Resources on American Indians for Children and Teachers
Welcome to Native Languages of the Americas! We are a non-profit organization working to preserve and promote American Indian languages. This "Facts For Kids" section was designed to provide simple online information about American Indians in an easy-to-read question and answer format.
Sites and articles listed here are not necessarily endorsed by the CMMR; they are listed for informational purposes only. An additional section on Native American Language Resources is provided. Full text articles and resources are also provided.
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PowWows.com is the leading website for information about Native American Pow Wow culture. Includes lists of resources you can use to learn more about pow wows. We hope you find all the information you need to explore this vibrant part of Native American life.