K-6 Digital Resources:
Mission Teacher Librarians have created a Virtual Learning Commons to provide opportunities for students, educators and parents to access high quality digital learning resources and experiences. The resources support different ways of learning and connect with the redesigned British Columbia curriculum.
Locally developed Residential School Curriculum Website for students and teachers from Kindergarten through to grade 12.
The Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada presented its 94 Calls to Action in December 2015. Call to Action #63 (i) included: Developing and Implementing Kindergarten to Grade Twelve Curriculum and learning resources on Aboriginal Peoples in Canadian history, and the history and legacy of Residential Schools. This website is a direct result of this call to action. The goal of this effort is to build student capacity for intercultural understanding, empathy and mutual respect. Please visit https://greatspirithand.com and continue your journey towards Reconciliation Today!
Mission Public School District has access to various resources in the BCDC. Each school has its own login and password.
Contact your Teacher Librarian to get the log-in information. There are many great K-6 resources including:
“The Provincial Outreach Program for the Early Years (POPEY) is a British Columbia Ministry of Education Provincial Resource Program with an outreach focus. POPEY’s mandate is to increase K-3 educators’ capacity to support all primary English literacy learners, particularly diverse and struggling students in the classroom.”