Lesson 4

How did they live?

A comparative Study of First Nations/Early Settler Life



All cultures meet their needs through interactions with the environment. In this lesson students will consider basic survival needs and how each group, First Nations and early settlers met those needs through examining picture and text sets.


Lesson Prep


Activity 1


Activity 2

First Nations- Food

First Nations- Shelter

First Nations- Transportation

First Nations- Clothing

Early Settler- Food

Early Settler- Transportation

Early Settler- Shelter

Early Settler- Clothing




Lesson 1: What Is History?

Lesson 2: Who Were The First People Who Lived On Salt Spring?

Lesson 3: Who Were The Next Settlers? Why Did They Come?

Lesson 4: What Was It Like To Live Here?

Lesson 5: How Did The First Nations And Early Settlers Get Along?

Lesson 6: How Has Salt Spring Been Mapped?

Lesson 7: What Are Timelines?