METIS
By Phoenix
METIS COMMUNITY'S
The métis children often
lived with there mother's
group.
Sometimes, small
community's were formed. 
The...
CELEBRATING CULTURE

The métis culture is not
like any culture.
The métis speak there own
language and have there
own beli...
WHO IS LOUIS RIEL?
Louis Riel was the head of
the Métis nation of Canada.
He was born in 1844 in the
settlement of Red Riv...
SPEAKING MICHIF
The métis language is
called michif.
Michif is not like any other
language.
Voyagers who spoke both
French...
SASHES AND BEADWORK
Traditionally, Metis woman
decorated moccasins,
clothing, and other items
with glass beads.
Girls wear...
DANCING AND MUSIC
Music and dance are very
important to métis.
The fiddle is very
important to the métis jig.
The métis jig...
MÉTIS FOOD
The métis makes many
traditional food.
Some of them are bannock,
and soups.
The métis often have a pot
of coffee...
OTHER INFO

The sash is made of hand woven wool.
The sash is made of 6 colours. Red, green, white,
blue, yellow, and orang...
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A presentation on the Metis people of Canada.
My 9 year old daughter made this up on her own on her ipad with absolutely no assistance from Mom or Dad. I'm so proud of her. I had no idea she had this skill. I guess hours on Minecraft is teaching her something. :-)

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  1. 1. METIS By Phoenix
  2. 2. METIS COMMUNITY'S The métis children often lived with there mother's group. Sometimes, small community's were formed. The métis moved to Red River valley.
  3. 3. CELEBRATING CULTURE The métis culture is not like any culture. The métis speak there own language and have there own beliefs.
  4. 4. WHO IS LOUIS RIEL? Louis Riel was the head of the Métis nation of Canada. He was born in 1844 in the settlement of Red River. He fought in justice at the hands of the government and ended up giving his life for his beliefs. In 1885 he was hanged.
  5. 5. SPEAKING MICHIF The métis language is called michif. Michif is not like any other language. Voyagers who spoke both French and Cree begun using words from both languages.
  6. 6. SASHES AND BEADWORK Traditionally, Metis woman decorated moccasins, clothing, and other items with glass beads. Girls wear there sash over there shoulder and tied at the waste. Boys wear there sashes on there waste.
  7. 7. DANCING AND MUSIC Music and dance are very important to métis. The fiddle is very important to the métis jig. The métis jig is called the red river jig.
  8. 8. MÉTIS FOOD The métis makes many traditional food. Some of them are bannock, and soups. The métis often have a pot of coffee or tea brewing to welcome guests.
  9. 9. OTHER INFO The sash is made of hand woven wool. The sash is made of 6 colours. Red, green, white, blue, yellow, and orange.
  10. 10. By Phoenix

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