Development of Western Canada
The Métis

- describe the everyday life of various groups in Western Canada at the time of settlement by Europeans

  A Link to Learning web-based student learning activity     www.linktolearning.com

This activity is based on an exhibit in Canada Hall at the Museum of Civilization.

http://204.19.14.35/hist/canp1/ca13eng.htm

1.Who were the Métis and how did they come into existence? _____________________________

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2. Using the information from the page, complete the following chart.

Métis Bison Hunters

Source of livelihood
 
Hunting technique  

 

Main product used for trade  
Examples of how bison was 'virtual supermarket'  

 

 

 

 

 

Method of transportation