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Joestro
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Added a resource 2 years ago
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Bazinga Exam Review

Awesome review game for any subject - instructions for teachers on the very last slide. Kids had a blast playing this one
Added a resource 1 year ago
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Social Studies 7 Long Range Plan

Grade 7 Social Long Range Plan
Added a resource 1 year ago
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Social Studies 8 Long Range Plan

Grade 8 Social Long Range Plan
Added a resource 1 year ago
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Social Studies Grades 7 8 9 Report Card Stems

Social Studies report card stems for Social 7,8, and 9, terms 1,2,3
Added a resource 2 years ago
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First Nations Research Project

Allows students opportunity to compare a First Nations group of their choice to the Haudenosaunee, Anishinaabe, and Mi'kmaq studied during the unit
Added a resource 1 year ago
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Early Explorers Review Puzzle

A Review puzzle to help students study for the early explorers unit. Cut up the tarsia into it's individual shapes, and have students work together to restore the puzzle to it's original shape.
Added a resource 2 years ago
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Canadian History Scavenger Hunt

Introduction to Canadian History Scavenger Hunt - Good way to introduce students to Grade 7 Social Studies
Added a resource 2 years ago
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Imperialism Lesson

Helps introduce students to concepts of early European Imperialism in Canada
Added a resource 2 years ago
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Colonization Assignment

Good Assignment for Social Studies 7 Unit on Colonization - helps review concepts, helps develop historical thinking skills
Added a resource 2 years ago
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Interview with the Early Explorers Assignment

Good assignment for Early Exploration unit - goes over different explorers and motivations for exploring.
Added a resource 1 year ago
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The MiKmaq

Lesson on the Mi'kmaq First Nations people
Added a resource 1 year ago
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Social Studies 9 Long Range Plan

Social 9 Long Range Plan
Added a resource 11 months ago
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How to Answer to What Extent Questions

Document designed to help students properly respond to To What Extent questions in Social Studies
Added a resource 1 year ago
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Red River Resistance Review Comic

Quick way to allow students to review the events of the Red River Resistance
Added a resource 1 year ago
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Charter of Rights and Freedoms Scavenger Hunt

Great way to get students acquainted with the Charter
Added a resource 1 year ago
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Introduction to Worldviews Lesson

Introduces students to the concept of worldviews, and why it's important to learn about worldviews
Added a resource 11 months ago
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Early Explorers Lesson

Lesson provides an overview of some of the first European explorers to come to Canada, their motivations, and what they actually accomplished
Added a resource 1 year ago
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Expulsion of the Acadians Lesson

Includes lessons and activities regarding the Acadian Expulsion
Added a resource 2 years ago
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Model Confederation Assignment

Assignment allows students to take part in a mock Confederation conference. Generates awesome discussion about many of the key issues which led each colony to join Confederation
Added a resource 2 years ago
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Social Studies 9 Intro Assignment for Government Unit

Creative, real world task which requires students to join modern political parties, and get a sense of how the Canada's Federal Political System Works
Added a resource 2 years ago
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After the Conquest French Canada

Lesson has students look at some of the consequences for Quebec following the British conquest of North America and the passing of the Royal Proclamation
Added a resource 1 year ago
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What is your Worldview Assigment

Good assignment to get students to think about their own worldviews in relation to those of other cultures
Added a resource 2 years ago
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North West Rebellion Lesson

Lesson plan for the North West Rebellion - concludes with debate regarding Louis Riel and his innocence or guilt during the events at Red River
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Research Chart for First Nations Assignment

Chart to help students research facts for the First Nations assignment
Added a resource 1 year ago
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Justice System Introduction Activities

3 Activities which can help introduce the Youth Criminal Justice Act to students.
Added a resource 1 year ago
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Getting to Know Japan

Activity to help students understand some of the key factors which contributed to Japan's early worldviews
Added a resource 1 year ago
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Humanism Lesson

Lesson plan and assignment to teach the concept of Humanism
Added a resource 2 years ago
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Historical News Assignment

Assignment which challenges students to think from the perspective of various different people during the Conflicts for Canada. Students must write a main story and two editorials all from the perspective of different groups of people
Added a resource 1 year ago
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Consequences of the YCJA Activity

Activity that overviews the consequences of the YCJA
Added a resource 1 year ago
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Social 7 Final Exam Review Checklist

Checklist / Studyguide to review Social Studies 7
Added a resource 2 years ago
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What to do with Louis Riel

Charts helps organize students for debate about what to do with Louis Riel - execute him or let him go.
Added a resource 1 year ago
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The Medieval Age

Lesson on the beginning of the Middle Ages and the Medieval Worldview
Added a resource 1 year ago
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First Nations of Canada Review Checklist and Crossword

A checklist and crossword designed to help students review for their First Nations Unit Exam
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Comparing Worldviews

Students are challenged to look at a series of different worldviews and compare them to the Western Worldview. Students are encouraged to look at aspects of each worldview which they might approve of, and which aspects they might not.
Added a resource 1 year ago
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Royal Proclamation and American Revolution Comics

Fill in the blank comic strips for students to review key laws and concepts from the American Revolution and Royal Proclamation
Added a resource 2 years ago
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Political Cartoon Assignment Charter

Students must create a political cartoon based on an issue with the Charter of Rights and Freedoms. Good for teaching source analysis skills and interpreting political cartoons
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Historical Timeline Assignment

Introductory Assignment for Social Studies 7 - gives students a very broad overview of Canadian History
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Charter Challenges Lesson

Goes with the Charter Challenges Scenario's - great discussion based lesson - have students debate what should and should not be permissible based on the Charter
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Charter Case Study

Connected to Charter Challenge Lesson - Good for discussion based of Charter of Rights and Freedoms
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Western Expansion Museum Assignment

Assignment challenges students to find historical artifacts and relate them to the content covered during the Canadian Western Expansion unit
Added a resource 1 year ago
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Issues with the Numbered Treaties Lesson

Lesson which goes over some of the main issues with the Numbered Treaties
Added a resource 1 year ago
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Breaking the Law Activity

Good resource to get students talking about the Justice System
Added a resource 2 years ago
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Lawmaking Assignment

Has students trace out the process from Bill to Law - good for Government of Canada Unit
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Justice System Exam

Unit Exam with source based questions for Canada's Justice System
Added a resource 2 years ago
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Justice System Source Analysis

Provides Sources Regarding Canada's Justice System for students to analyze - focus on YCJA
Added a resource 1 year ago
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The End of Isolaiton

Lesson about the coming of Commodore Matthew Perry and the end of Isolation in Japan
Added a resource 1 year ago
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Introduction to Immigration

Lesson designed to introduce students to immigration unit - get students thinking about who should be allowed to come to Canada
Added a resource 1 year ago
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Branches of Government Flowchart

Gives students a visual tool to help understand the branches of Canadian Government, and the seating plan in the House of Commons
Added a resource 1 year ago
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Aztec and Spanish QR Code Scavenger Hunt

Scavenger hunt which has students using QR codes to decipher the mystery phrase which leads them to a prize. Note: QR Code answers vary based on the app - should come out reading "On the stool - textbook page 234"
Added a resource 6 months ago
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Confederation Threes in a Row

Resource to help students review Confederation Unit
Added a resource 1 year ago
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Grade 8 Social Final Exam Review

Final Exam Review PowerPoint for Social 8 - filled with lots of ideas for games and activities to review the content.
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Top 10 Assignment

Assignment which has students rank the main reasons for the fall of the Aztec Empire in a Top 10 style countdown, like those from WatchMojo or Sports Center.
Added a resource 1 year ago
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Charter and Justice System Review Activities

Activities to review Individual Rights in the Charter of Rights and Freedoms, as well as the justice system
Added a resource 2 years ago
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Project Business

Entrepreneurship project for Social Studies 9 - excellent for teaching economics and consumerism outcomes
Added a resource 1 year ago
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Government of Canada Review Activities

Activities to help review for Government of Canada portion of the PAT
Added a resource 1 year ago
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Battles for Canada Review Comic

Review activity which helps students go over important events and treaties from major battles in Canadian history
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Fall of the Aztec Empire Review Comic

Good review of the events following Spanish contact with the Aztecs
Added a resource 1 year ago
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ELL Activities for Colonization Unit

Activities designed to help English Language Learners participate in the colonization and fur trade units for Grade 7 social Studies
Added a resource 6 months ago
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Backpacking in the Past Assignment

Assignment designed to help students compare Aztec and Spanish societies
Added a resource 1 year ago
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Protestant Reformation Lesson

Lesson on the Protestant Reformation and it's impacts on worldview
Added a resource 1 year ago
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Who Do We Let Into Canada Points System Lesson

Lesson that provides an overview of who we let into Canada, as well as the points system
Added a resource 1 year ago
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The Renaissance Review Crossword

Activity to help review for Renaissance unit exam or final exam
Added a resource 2 years ago
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Grade 9 Economics Quiz

Quiz on Economic Theory for Social Studies 9 - Includes some source analysis questions
Added a resource 1 year ago
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History of the Aztec and Spanish Review Comics

Fill in the blank comics to helps students review the creation of the Aztec and Spanish Empires
Added a resource 1 year ago
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Economy of the Aztecs and the Spanish

Lesson outlines the economies of both the Aztec and Spanish and challenges students to judge which economy was superior
Added a resource 1 year ago
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Why did the Aztec Empire Fall Anticipation Guide

Anticipation Guide to pre-assess and activate student knowledge regarding the fall of the Aztec Empire
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The Mixed Economy Lesson

Lesson to go over some of the main aspects of the Mixed Economy
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Free Market and Planned Economy Review Activities

Learning Centre Activities designed to review elements of the Free Market and Planned Economies
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Grade 8 Final Exam Review Checklist

Review checklist / study guide for Grade 8 Social Studies
Added a resource 2 years ago
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Economics Political Cartoon Assignment

Helps students demonstrate their understanding of the differences between the market and planned economies - helps teach source analysis skills
Added a resource 1 year ago
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Free Market Economy Lesson

Lesson on the Free Market Economy
Added a resource 1 year ago
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Consumerism Lesson

Lesson provides an overview of Consumerism
Added a resource 2 years ago
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Immigration Advertisement Assignment

Accompanies the PowerPoint - Good assignment for reviewing immigration concepts
Added a resource 1 year ago
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Contact Between Worldviews Timeline

Provides students with timeline and page numbers to help summarize events from Cortes' landing to the kidnapping of Montezuma
Added a resource 1 year ago
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Exploring the Canadian Cabinet

Lesson introduces students to Canada's cabinet and the responsibilities of Cabinet Ministers
Added a resource 2 years ago
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Immigration Advertisement Assignment

Assignment for Canadian Immigration Unit - great for reviewing immigration concepts
Added a resource 1 year ago
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Taxation Lesson

Lesson on different types of taxation as well as tax evasion
Added a resource 1 year ago
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Grade 9 Final Exam Review Checklist

Review checklist / study guide for Grade 9 Social Studies
Added a resource 1 year ago
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Nationalism Lesson

Introduce the concept of Nationalism and connect it to the Renaissance
Added a resource 1 year ago
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Media Lesson

Lesson on the Media, and it's role in the Canadian Government
Added a resource 2 years ago
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Explanation Project Business

PowerPoint used to explain project business assignment to students
Added a resource 1 year ago
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Most Likely To Awards

Award certificates for end of the year activity with a homeroom or class