ENGLISH FIRST PEOPLES: LITERARY STUDIES AND WRITING 10
English First Peoples 10 is an exploration of text and story that will deepen student’s understanding of diverse, complex ideas about First Peoples cultural identity. Through various literary forms and genres, students will explore personal and cultural identities, histories, stories and connections to land/ place. Through the exploration of First People’s texts and stories, students will gain an insight into key aspects of Canada’s past, present, and future. Students will leave the course with an understanding that self-representation through authentic First Peoples’ text is a means to foster justice and plays a role within the process of Reconciliation.