Indian Education


Columbus Day

Sunday, September 29, 2013, 11:10 am

Columbus Day, October 14, 2013

Who discovered who(m) in 1492? Are you looking for new ideas for teaching about Columbus that are more inclusive of American Indian perspectives? Rethinking Columbus is full of information and resources for teaching about the complex issues surrounding the historical, and mythical, figure.

Visit these links for OPI elementary and middle school model lesson plans that take a more accurate and inclusive look at the American/European encounter.

 

http://www.opi.mt.gov/PDF/IndianEd/Resources/columbusdayrevisited.pdf

http://www.opi.mt.gov/PDF/IndianEd/Resources/CriticalThinking.pdf

For more information, contact Mike Jetty, 444-0720