A Sad Sort of Clean at the Other End of the Line – Hydro Lesson Plans

At our recent WISE session, co-presented by Ellen Cook, Will Braun, and Derek Eidse, we discussed the Indigenous response to northern hydro development in our province.  MB Hydro’s marketing claims that this energy is ‘clean’, but that term is laughable to those at the northern end of the transmission line.  Here are the lesson plans […]

Savages, Servants and Scenery: Africa and Africans According to Hollywood

This is a film studies unit that can be used for teaching media literacy or colonialism in English or Social Studies classes.  It is meant for upper-level high school students.  All films should be previewed by the teacher so that adaptations can be made, taking into account your comfort level, as well as the sensitivities […]