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Settling the West

Resource Type
Activity
Grade Level
4
5
6
7
Submitted By
Erin Fields - 3 years ago
Description
This activity will involve analyzing three advert…
Resource Type
Activity
Grade Level
4
5
6
7
Submitted By
Erin Fields - 3 years ago
Description
This activity will involve analyzing three advertisements from the Canadian Pacific Railway Company encouraging settlement in Manitoba. The purpose of this activity is to give your students practice in analyzing digital primary sources and to understand the context in which it was made. Incorporating sources from UBC Library’s Open Collections into your classroom can help students build their historical thinking through analyzing, contextualizing, and inferring using historical texts.
Subject
Social Studies
History
Keywords
Primary Sources
Settlement
Canada
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Canadian Pacific Railway
Manitoba
Learning Standards
Take stakeholders’ perspectives on issues, developments, or events by making inferences about their beliefs, values, and motivations (perspective) Ask questions, corroborate inferences, and draw conclusions about the content and origins of a variety of sources, including mass media (evidence)
Duration
60 minutes+
Language
English
Date Created
Jan 10, 2018
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Simon Fraser’s 1808 Expedition Secondary Source Reading Activity

Resource Type
Activity
Grade Level
8
9
Submitted By
Anton Birioukov - 9 months ago
Description
The students are to cover a reading passage about…
Resource Type
Activity
Grade Level
8
9
Submitted By
Anton Birioukov - 9 months ago
Description
The students are to cover a reading passage about Simon Fraser’s 1808 expedition and answer short-answer questions. It can be used as part of a larger unit on colonization, exploration, and/or Simon Fraser. Students can do this activity digitally or in hard copy. I provide a single-point rubric, but you may wish to add your own. Please feel free to modify.
Subject
Social Studies
Geography
History
Keywords
Simon Fraser
Exploration
Colonization
Canadian History
British Columbia History
Learning Standards
• Critical & Reflective Thinking: analyzing and critiquing; questioning and investigating. • Assess the significance of people, places, events, or developments, and compare varying perspectives on their significance at particular times and places, and from group to group (significance). • Exploration, expansion, and colonization.
Duration
30 minutes
Language
English
Date Created
May 15, 2020