Homework for Monday: Part I of the Comparing and Contrasting 1918 Pandemic to 2020 COVID Pandemic is due. Students will work on and complete Part II in class this week (due date to be determined). All resources for the project can be found under the Content section - Social Studies folder.
Students are asked to have a book to read for next week. The E-Library and sign-out form can be found on the homepage (this page) of D2L.
This week students will be learning about the political spectrum and Federal political party platforms. They will also be discussing "What does it mean to be Canadian?". Do we have a national Canadian Identity, or are our identities mostly region?
No school Friday - PD day.
Homework due Monday - Mask assignment. The assignment can be found on d2l. This week we will be starting a project comparing and contrasting the historical 1918 pandemic to modern day. Student will be selecting information from primary and secondary sources and organizing into a graphic organizer in the first part of the assignment. They will then apply their knowledge and understanding by making a two persuasive products, each being from the two different time periods. We will also start looking at the political spectrum in preparation for learning about the Federal government.
This week students will be working on an assignment that asks them to express a message that they would like to convey to the world by creatively designing a mask. We will also be looking at issues for Canadians and students will express their opinions on a variety of issues via a google form as to collect data and discuss our point of views.