Free webinars on Indigenous education topics

Anishinaabemowin in the Elementary Classroom

Jan 18 2017
Topic: Classroom Strategy
Grade: Grades K-3, Grades 4-6, Grades 7-8


This instructional webinar will describe the ways in which Anishinaabemowin is instructed in elementary classrooms. As well as, explore how to develop Ojibwe language skills. Our host will review sample lessons on money and time for implementing in K-8 classrooms.

Participants will learn:

  • Terms for money and time
  • Strategies for language instruction
  • Aspects of Ojibwe sound system and orthography

Presenter: James (Mawla) Shawana is an Odawa & Potawatomi Anishinabe from Wikwemikong Unceded Indian Reservation located on Manitoulin Island in Ontario, Canada. Anishinabe is his first language. He currently, teaches Ojibwe language at Llyod S. King Elementary School located on Mississaugas of the New Credit First Nation, Ontario.

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