schools childrenoftheearth ChildrenOfTheEarth {06019093-F411-E211-A92A-005056965EE9} 805
Skip to Content Navigation
The source file is in the Intranet. Any change made to this page will be overwritten by the update from Intranet.

Grade 9 Programs

​​​​At Children of the Earth, we have two grade 9 programs; one for the boys (Oskabay Maatiziwin), and one for the girls (Ikwewag ga-zoonigiga-niibwawiiwad​).

Grade9programs.jpg

Grade 9 Boys Program
Oskaba
y Maatiziwin
Helpers in Life/for Life
Click Here For More Info
Grade 9 Girls Program
Ikwewag ga-zoonigiga-niibwawiiwad
Women Standing Strong
Click Here For More Info


Program Rationale:

 ​
  • To enable Aboriginal youth to increase self-identity, self-esteem and to gain a positive self image through traditional cultural teachings and Aboriginal language instruction.

  • To understand the role and responsibilities of Aboriginal youth in the traditional education system and to bridge that knowledge with what is learned in the contemporary system.

  • To incorporate an Aboriginal perspective into all existing Manitoba Education and Training curricula areas, keeping within the existing vision of Children of the Earth High School.


Teachers:

Connie West-Buck , Teacher – Ikwewag ga-zoonigiga-niibwawiiwad - Women Standing Strong

Tyler Neapew. Teacher – Oskabay Maatiziwin – Helpers in life/for life


Traditional Advisor:

Cara Widrick, Traditional Advisor​

  • Traditional Advisors are responsible for the planning, coordination, implementation and facilitation of Traditional Teachings, Pipe Ceremonies and Cultural Activities.

  • Duties also include assisting and supporting with school activities, planning various gatherings, as well as, evaluations, meetings, and presentations when required.




share

Useful Links

Resources

Contact Us