Elementary Student Zone: Glossary
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A sharing circle is described as individuals sitting in a circle
formation to share information or stories. Each person in the circle is
given an opportunity to share something while everyone else listens
An Aboriginal person who is registered under the Indian Act.
Aboriginal languages are written in a script called syllabics. The
symbols give pronunciation of the words.
Symbolism is the artistic expression that reveals or suggests ideas,
thoughts identifying a meaning.
Traditions include the various aspects of a culture that are practiced
from one generation to the next. One way that traditions are passed down
in Aboriginal communities is through oral history.