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Key Moments in Indigenous History Timeline

  • Indigenous History
  • Intermediate – Middle School

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The Key Moments in Indigenous History Timeline poster that accompanies the Indigenous Perspectives Education Guide, provides a chronological overview of Indigenous history in what is now Canada from time immemorial to present.

This timeline is designed to accompany Historica Canada’s Indigenous Perspectives Education Guide, which includes lesson plans and classroom activities based on the Historical Thinking Concepts. Download the Guide at education.historicacanada.ca. 

This timeline presents key events and developments in Indigenous history in what is now Canada, from time immemorial to present. While no timeline can be exhaustive in its coverage, it provides a broad chronological overview to support educators and students.

The Key Moments in Indigenous History Timeline is available in hard copy from Historica Canada. If you choose to print the timeline, please note that this file is 17x39 inches. 

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Key Moments in Indigenous History Timeline PDF 2.44 MB Download

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