First Nations Skills & Technology

What did technology look like in the Fur Trade Era? Discover Indigenous innovations that made life easier 200 years ago. Examine various objects and tools used by Indigenous Peoples and Europeans, including a birch bark canoe, baskets, snowshoes, tools, and raw materials.

Curriculum Links:

  • Science & Technology
  • Social Studies, History & Geography


Grade Suitability: 5+

Availability: September to June

Length: 1.5 hours

Cost (+HST): $6 per student