GRADE SOCIAL STUDIES: People and Environments: Teaching Charter of Rights and Freedoms, Government Charter of Me Activity (charter of rights and freedoms) Lesson plans, handouts, unit plans. Would use these as a basis for planning unit.
This year, in honour of our nation's birthday (and the anniversary of the Maple Leaf), I decided to invite some legends from the Canadian science-fiction/fantasy/horror community to stop by and share their thoughts on fiction north of the parallel.
History of the Indian Act: Colonized Edition This government of Canada website provides an outline of the Indian Act and the effects it had on First Nations people. It may be useful to contrast this resource with a non-colonized version to see how pieces may have been glossed over or neglected.