Proclamations and Indian Acts

Royal Proclamation of 1763 (background from The Canadian Encyclopedia)

The Royal Proclamation (original text) from the Avalon Project

Treaties and Maps

An annotated summary of the Numbered Treaties (Canadian Encyclopedia)

Historical Atlas of Canada (www.historicalatlas.ca)

Treaties Number 1 and Number 2 (online and pdf)

Excerpts of Alexander Morris’s correspondence about the treaty process from 1871 (pdf)

Excerpt of Adams Archibald’s correspondence about the treaty process from 1871 (pdf)

A map of Canada from 1871 (Library and Archives Canada)

A map of Canada from 1874 (online and pdf from Indian and Northern Affairs Canada)

A map of Canada from 1875 (online and pdf from Indian and Northern Affairs Canada)

Newspaper Articles

Links to Socratic Seminar Resources

TeachThought

Accountable Talk Toolkit

AVID Socratic Seminar

Facing History