Our Relationship with the Lands and Water

Our Relationship with the Land and Water

Big Ideas

  • Everything is connected through the lands, waters, and all living things.
  • We have roles and responsibilities to look after the lands and waters.
  • The lands and waters sustain us and provide us with everything we need.
  • Indigenous knowledge systems and languages are connected to the land.

Let’s Explore:

1. Watch the following videos (Water is Life by Shannon Paul, Kim Debassige talks about the Land):

2. Consider the following:

How does this connect with what you learned about Chi-Naaknegewin?

Click here to review the learning in Chi-Naaknegewin

3. Learn about Water Protectors and Land Defenders click HERE

*used with permission from Jodie Williams


The following slide deck is available for teachers to use: