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Jr. Basketball Coaching Practice Plans

Practice Plans for a season of Jr. Boys Basketball for Middle School. Features warmup and drill ideas that should cover a full basketball season

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Social 30-1 / 30-2 Diploma Part B Prep

Social 30 Diploma Prep for the Part B Multiple Choice. Reviews key concepts from Social 30 such as the Political Spectrum, Methods of Manipulation, Economic Theory, etc. Also features questions from past diploma exams divided up based on units from Social 30

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Written Response Resources for Social 30-1 Type 2 Written Response

Resource for helping students organize their ideas for a 30-1 Type 2 Written Resposne

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Modern Rejections of Liberalism Activity

Jigsaw activity to help students understand how various modern governments and organizations continue to reject liberal ideals

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Confederation Threes in a Row

Resource to help students review Confederation Unit

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Backpacking in the Past Assignment

Assignment designed to help students compare Aztec and Spanish societies

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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

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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

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Media Lesson

Lesson on the Media, and it's role in the Canadian Government

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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

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Exploring the Canadian Cabinet

Lesson introduces students to Canada's cabinet and the responsibilities of Cabinet Ministers

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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.

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Introduction to Worldviews Lesson

Introduces students to the concept of worldviews, and why it's important to learn about worldviews

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Most Likely To Awards

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

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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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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"

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Social Studies 9 Long Range Plan

Social 9 Long Range Plan

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Social Studies 8 Long Range Plan

Grade 8 Social Long Range Plan

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Social Studies 7 Long Range Plan

Grade 7 Social Long Range Plan

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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

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Government of Canada Review Activities

Activities to help review for Government of Canada portion of the PAT

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Grade 9 Final Exam Review Checklist

Review checklist / study guide for Grade 9 Social Studies

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The Renaissance Review Crossword

Activity to help review for Renaissance unit exam or final exam

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Grade 8 Final Exam Review Checklist

Review checklist / study guide for Grade 8 Social Studies

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Social 7 Final Exam Review Checklist

Checklist / Studyguide to review Social Studies 7

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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

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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.

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Taxation Lesson

Lesson on different types of taxation as well as tax evasion

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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

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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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Contact Between Worldviews Timeline

Provides students with timeline and page numbers to help summarize events from Cortes' landing to the kidnapping of Montezuma

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Consumerism Lesson

Lesson provides an overview of Consumerism

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Issues with the Numbered Treaties Lesson

Lesson which goes over some of the main issues with the Numbered Treaties

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Free Market Economy Lesson

Lesson on the Free Market 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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The Mixed Economy Lesson

Lesson to go over some of the main aspects of the Mixed Economy

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Red River Resistance Review Comic

Quick way to allow students to review the events of the Red River Resistance

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Fall of the Aztec Empire Review Comic

Good review of the events following Spanish contact with the Aztecs

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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

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The End of Isolaiton

Lesson about the coming of Commodore Matthew Perry and the end of Isolation in Japan

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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

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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

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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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Expulsion of the Acadians Lesson

Includes lessons and activities regarding the Acadian Expulsion

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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

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Protestant Reformation Lesson

Lesson on the Protestant Reformation and it's impacts on worldview

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Nationalism Lesson

Introduce the concept of Nationalism and connect it to the Renaissance

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Charter of Rights and Freedoms Scavenger Hunt

Great way to get students acquainted with the Charter

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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.

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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

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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

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Consequences of the YCJA Activity

Activity that overviews the consequences of the YCJA

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The MiKmaq

Lesson on the Mi'kmaq First Nations people

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Humanism Lesson

Lesson plan and assignment to teach the concept of Humanism

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The Medieval Age

Lesson on the beginning of the Middle Ages and the Medieval Worldview

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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

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Breaking the Law Activity

Good resource to get students talking about the Justice System

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Justice System Introduction Activities

3 Activities which can help introduce the Youth Criminal Justice Act to students.

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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

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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

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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.

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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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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

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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

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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

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Colonization Assignment

Good Assignment for Social Studies 7 Unit on Colonization - helps review concepts, helps develop historical thinking skills

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Imperialism Lesson

Helps introduce students to concepts of early European Imperialism in Canada

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Interview with the Early Explorers Assignment

Good assignment for Early Exploration unit - goes over different explorers and motivations for exploring.

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Research Chart for First Nations Assignment

Chart to help students research facts for the First Nations assignment

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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

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Canadian History Scavenger Hunt

Introduction to Canadian History Scavenger Hunt - Good way to introduce students to Grade 7 Social Studies

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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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Explanation Project Business

PowerPoint used to explain project business assignment to students

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Project Business

Entrepreneurship project for Social Studies 9 - excellent for teaching economics and consumerism outcomes

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Grade 9 Economics Quiz

Quiz on Economic Theory for Social Studies 9 - Includes some source analysis questions

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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

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Immigration Advertisement Assignment

Accompanies the PowerPoint - Good assignment for reviewing immigration concepts

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Immigration Advertisement Assignment

Assignment for Canadian Immigration Unit - great for reviewing immigration concepts

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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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Charter Case Study

Connected to Charter Challenge Lesson - Good for discussion based of Charter of Rights and Freedoms

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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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Justice System Exam

Unit Exam with source based questions for Canada's Justice System

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Justice System Source Analysis

Provides Sources Regarding Canada's Justice System for students to analyze - focus on YCJA

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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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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

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