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National Indigenous Peoples Day (Canada)

Holidays & Events


Teens & Adults

Grades 6–12

June 21 is not only the summer solstice in Canada. It is also National Indigenous Peoples Day. In this lesson, students learn some important facts about First Peoples in Canada.

  • Indigenous Peoples
  • summer solstice
  • coincide
  • unique
  • on behalf of
  • humanity
  • showcase
  • ceremonial
  • multiculturalism
  • ancestry
PDF Content
  • reading
  • comprehension questions
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • group discussion
Task Content
  • Warm-Up(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Read & Listen(Reference)
  • Extra Information(Reference)
  • True or False(True or False)
  • Comprehension(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Discussion(Reference)
  • Listen & Type(Type in the Blanks)