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When Seagull Stole the Sun – Numeracy and Literacy

This collection of resources provides access to a sxwiem, (story) of the time when Seagull stole the sun and Raven, always the thinker and schemer, came up with a plan to get it back. They include literacy resources as well as prepared numeracy activities focusing on linear relations.

 

Video:

Oral telling of the story, as told by Squtxulemuxw (George Seymour).

 

Reader’s Theatre

This booklet telling the story of how Seagull stole the sun is in the form of a readers theatre and is written at an accessible reading level. 

 

Other versions of the  reader’s theatre are also available in Hul’q’umi’num.

 

Math Lessons

This lesson focusses on growing patterns and linear relations, using the story as the framework for working with numeracy concepts applicable to students in grades 4 – 9.

Teacher Slides

Lesson Details (comming soon) – see similar activities here.

Desmos activities

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