Mni Sota Makoce Curriculum Training
Mni Sota Makoc̣e: The Dakota Homelands Curriculum is now available for 6th grade social studies class in Minnesota!
Developed by Dakota Wicoḣan and Iyekiyapiwin Darlene St. Clair of St. Cloud State University, the Mni Sota Makoc̣e curriculum is a 10-lesson, standards-based unit that includes Dakota youth, adult, and elder voices to share Dakota perspectives and provide teachers with much needed resources to address the Social Studies standards implemented since 2013-2014. Mni Sota Makoc̣e: The Dakota Homelands curriculum was created to preserve and transmit the rich historical and cultural heritage of Minnesota’s Dakota people to the next generation of leaders in our state—our youth.