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Kwakwaka’wakw Potlatch

This 45-minute live digital program is adapted from MOA’s onsite Kwakwaka’wakw Potlatch school program, developed in collaboration with Chief Robert Joseph. Students will explore key themes of transformation, ancestry and oral history as knowledgeable facilitators share cultural belongings from MOA’s teaching collection. The live digital component is part of an overall unit plan, with prerequisite lessons that offer Indigenous voices and perspectives, as well as class activities. These prerequisite lessons accompany the live digital component.

Once you book this school program, you will receive the complete unit plan (PDF document) by email, along with confirmation of date and time of the live digital component.

  • Grades: 4 – 5
  • Duration (for live digital component only): 45 min
  • Times (for live digital component only):
    Tuesday – Friday, morning or afternoon (Start times are flexible to accommodate altered school schedules)
  • Fee: $100 + GST/class

To book this school program, please go to the School Programs Booking page.

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