Four Food Chiefs Core Competencies
Q: WHO CAN USE THIS RESOURCE?
This resource is for educational use in SD22 and other school districts located within syilx territory. If you have questions about this resource, please contact the Indigenous Education Department Lead Teachers, Carly Hills, Sheryl Newton, or Vanessa Smith Tso.
Q: HOW CAN I GET MORE RESOURCES ON THE FOUR FOOD CHIEFS?
The captikʷł “How Food Was Given” can be found in the Kou-Skelowh/ kwu sqilxʷ Trilogy (2017). Educators will wish to share and understand the teachings of this captikʷł with students before using the self-assessment resource. Educators may also find helpful the Four Food Chiefs chart found on page 24 of Stories of Our Sqilxʷ Ways (2019). Both are published resources are widely available in SD22 schools.
Q: WHAT PROTOCOLS SHOULD I FOLLOW WHEN USING THIS RESOURCE?
Take a look at this helpful infographic for more information on captikʷł protocols.