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Peace and Global Education Share with Others: poster and lesson plans

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Classroom printables
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CASJ - one year ago
Description
Use this newly updated poster and quote to spark …
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Submitted By
CASJ - one year ago
Description
Use this newly updated poster and quote to spark discussions about globalization, inequities and fair trade. The back of the poster contains lesson plans to follow up on this discussion and support students in reflecting on their role in contributing to a more equitable global economy at the personal and school wide level.
Subject
Applied Skills
Business Education
Cross-Curricular
Social Justice
English Language Arts
Social Studies
Economics
Geography
Keywords
fair trade
ethical
sweat shops
globalization
trade agreements
solidarity
exploitation
sustainable
inequity
consumption
URLs
http://www.bctf.ca/uploadedFiles/Public/SocialJustice/Programs/GlobalEd/2015%20PAGE%20Poster-SHARE.pdf
Duration
A variety of activities, ranging from 30 to 60 minutes.
Language
English
Date Created
Feb 19, 2016
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Poverty Reduction Plan Info-graphic and week 4 poverty month resources

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Activity
Classroom printables
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Adult
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CASJ - one year ago
Description
This info-graphic, created by the Antipoverty act…
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Adult
Submitted By
CASJ - one year ago
Description
This info-graphic, created by the Antipoverty action group of the BCTF Committee for Action on Social Justice, is based on information from the BCTF Poverty and Education Survey. Use the info-graphic to spark conversations in your class or with your colleagues during week four of Antipoverty month in February. The Week 3 resource documents provides additional sources of information and follow up activities.
Subject
Applied Skills
Business Education
Cross-Curricular
Social Justice
Teaching Strategies
English Language Arts
Mathematics
Social Studies
Economics
Keywords
poverty
antipoverty
antipoverty month
poverty reduction plan
British Columbia
government
living wage
minimum wage
childcare
health services
social assistance
taxation
URLs
http://www.bctf.ca/uploadedFiles/Public/SocialJustice/Issues/Poverty/2015%20Breaking%20the%20Cycle%20infographic%281%29.pdf
http://www.bctf.ca/uploadedFiles/Public/SocialJustice/Issues/Poverty/Week%204%20poverty%20reduction%20plan%20resources.pdf
Duration
A variety of activities, ranging from 30 to 60 minutes.
Language
English
Date Created
Feb 9, 2016
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School Fees and Adequacy of Resources Info-Graphic and Antipoverty Month Week 3 Resources

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Activity
Classroom printables
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Unit Plan
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Grade Level
7
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Adult
Submitted By
CASJ - one year ago
Description
This info-graphic, created by the Antipoverty act…
Resource Type
Activity
Classroom printables
Lesson Plan
Unit Plan
Report/Study/Thesis
Grade Level
7
8
9
10
11
12
Adult
Submitted By
CASJ - one year ago
Description
This info-graphic, created by the Antipoverty action group of the BCTF Committee for Action on Social Justice, is based on information in the BCTF Poverty and Education Survey. Use the info-graphic to spark conversations in your class or with your colleagues during week three of Antipoverty month in February. The Week 3 resource documents provides additional sources of information and follow up activities.
Subject
Applied Skills
Business Education
Cross-Curricular
Social Justice
Teaching Strategies
English Language Arts
Mathematics
Research
Learning
Pedagogy
Reflective practice
Social Studies
Economics
Keywords
poverty
antipoverty month
social justice
fees
barriers
school act
education costs
accessibility
parent advisory councils
PAC
financial assistance
URLs
http://www.bctf.ca/uploadedFiles/Public/SocialJustice/Issues/Poverty/Climbing%20the%20Money%20Wall%281%29.pdf
http://www.bctf.ca/uploadedFiles/Public/SocialJustice/Issues/Poverty/Week%203%20school%20fees.docx.pdf
Duration
A variety of activities, ranging from 30 to 60 minutes.
Language
English
Date Created
Feb 9, 2016
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Agriculture & the Price of Goods in Canada

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Talk with Our Kids about Money - one year ago
Description
Working in groups, the students will simulate the…
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Talk with Our Kids about Money - one year ago
Description
Working in groups, the students will simulate the experience of establishing a farm in Canada as a way of learning about the factors that affect the pricing of commodities.
Subject
Applied Skills
Business Education
Cross-Curricular
Aboriginal Education
Careers
English Language Arts
Science
Earth Science
Social Studies
Economics
Geography
Keywords
money
farming
food
first nations
business
economics
geography
prices
industry
Canada
URLs
http://talkwithourkidsaboutmoney.com/
Learning Standards
Social Studies (Grade 7, Curricular Competencies) 1. Use Social Studies inquiry processes and skills to: ask questions, gather, interpret, and analyze ideas; and communicate findings and decisions. 2. Determine what is significant in an account, narrative, map, and text 3. Assess the credibility of multiple sources and the adequacy of evidence used to justify conclusions (evidence) English Language Arts (Grade 7, Curricular Competencies) 1. Access information and ideas for diverse purposes and from a variety of sources and evaluate their relevance, accuracy, and reliability 2. Think critically, creatively, and reflectively to explore ideas within, between, and beyond texts Science (Grade 7, Curricular Competencies) 1. Make observations aimed at identifying their own questions about the natural world 2. Formulate alternative "if...then..." hypotheses based on their questions 3. Seek patterns and connections in data from their own investigations and secondary sources Career Education K-12
Duration
60 - 180 minutes
Language
English
Date Created
Jan 7, 2016
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Canadian History & Entrepreneurship

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Activity
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7
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Talk with Our Kids about Money - one year ago
Description
The class will learn about two early companies in…
Resource Type
Activity
Classroom printables
Lesson Plan
Worksheet
Grade Level
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Submitted By
Talk with Our Kids about Money - one year ago
Description
The class will learn about two early companies in Canada by reading about the start up of the North West Company and the Hudson’s Bay Company. Then they will take a quiz to see if they have the personality to be a good entrepreneur. http://talkwithourkidsaboutmoney.com/
Subject
Applied Skills
Business Education
Research
Social Studies
Economics
History
Keywords
Hudson's Bay Company
money
entrepreneurship
history
business
Canada
URLs
http://talkwithourkidsaboutmoney.com/
Learning Standards
Social Studies: Grade 7. Curricular Competencies: 1. Assess the significance of people, places, events, and developments at particular times and places (significance) 2. Determine what factors led to particular decisions, actions, and events, and assess their short and long-term consequences 3. Explain different perspectives on past or present people, places, issues and events... Career Education 1. Entrepreneurship
Duration
60 minutes
Language
English
Date Created
Jan 6, 2016

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