Reflect on how being a Canadian Indigenous Mother and also a women has changed/evolved from prior to the point of contact with settlers up until present day. Review what has happened/changed in the roles and responsibilities of being a mother.
How being apart of a mother clan/female clan has changed over the generations from before the point of contact with settlers. How becoming a mother and the birth ceremony has changed (at what age, is marriage typical, forced marriage due to residential schools? who is present during birth, birthing ceremonies, etc)
How caring for a baby has changed (who does the baby live with, who helps raise the baby etc) What it means to be a grandmother and how that has changed (responsibilities, is being a grandmother forever, what considers a grandmothers?).
Essentially to review all of the above from the point before Indigenous mothers/women made contact with settlers, throughout generations leading to present day.
Type of assignment: Writing from scratch
Pages / words: 3/825
Number of sources: 4
Academic level: Undergraduate
Paper format: APA
Line spacing: Double
Language style: US English