Playlists are like 'mixtapes' that anyone—including you—can put together and share using materials on the Learning Portal.

You can handpick Learning Portal videos, sounds, images and pathways to create your own playlist on whatever theme you like. Playlists can be enjoyed on their own for fun or as educational resources.

If there is something you don’t see on the Learning Portal, ask to become a co-creator after creating your profile. We look forward to exchanging ideas with learners from all across the province.

Featured Playlists

Bowker Creek at Oak Bay High School

Oak Bay High School

The restoration of Bowker Creek in 2015 produced an ecosystem with a winding creek water path, native plant species, and an outdoor classroom, providing educational and natural history opportunities for Oak Bay High school students as well as for members of the community.  

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Something Fishy: Elementary Lesson

This playlist helps give insight to the anatomy of fish and First Peoples' knowledge and relationship with fish. Examine scientific drawings and First Nations artwork of fish and explore how they reflect different interpretations and perspectives of nature.

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Residential School Resource

Universiy of British Columbia

It would be a great to learn about First Nation people by connecting to the land.  Shi-Shi-etko by Nicola Campbell. First Peoples Principles of Learning, "Learning ultimately supports the well-being of the self, the family, the community, the land, the spirits, and the ancestors."    

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Family Diversity


This playlist explores family diversity that exists within our society. In the last two decades, family structures have seen rapid change, moving away from the "traditional" household consisting of a mom and dad. It is important to recognize other family structures, such as single parent families, same-sex parent families, or extended families.

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Excavating Royal Jubilee

The Royal Jubilee Hospital collection housed at the Royal BC Museum captures a rare glimpse into the dynamic world of 1890s Victoria, from 'modern' medical treatments to children's toys, these are the stories the students from the Department of Anthropology (University of Victoria) researched to showcase the value of historical archaeology in B.C.

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Residential Schools, Colonization & Reconciliation

During my practicum at Gordon Head Middle School, Grade 7 students revisited the topic of residential schools and were introduced to the term 'colonization.' Students applied their existing and new knowledge about residential schools to better grasp the concept of colonization and reconciliation.

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Soundscape Composition Anthropology of Sound 2016

University of Victoria

Original soundscape compositions created by the Anthropology of Sound students of the Department of Anthropology at the University of Victoria to accompany objects, displays and dioramas of the museum's 2nd floor. Their sound compositions were presented during the Happy Hour Press Play event organized by the RBCM on November 24, 2016.

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I am an emerging museum professional who believes museums play an important role in their communities by inspiring learning and encouraging a meani...

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I'm a UNBC student currently working with the RBCM to deliver the Species at Risk Traveling Exhibit all across Vancouver Island, the Lower Mainland...

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I am from Penelakut Tribe,and I am a practicum student from University of British Columbia. I am doing my Community Field Experience at the BC Roya...

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