Tired of the textbook? Me too! This product provides students with the opportunity to think critically and gain a greater understanding of the challenges faced during the fur trade period in Canada. This hands on assignment is easy to introduce, assess and the learning is meaningful- a perfect addition to any classroom.
Included in this product:
1. "A How To Use This Resource Guide"- which fully explains 4 different ways you can use the scenario cards in your classroom
2. 10 historically accurate scenario cards that introduce real people, ideas and events related to the fur trade in a meaningful way
3. 10 written response forms for students with a scenario at the top and a rubric included for easy assessment
4. A slideshow rubric if you choose to allow your students to showcase their thinking through a slideshow format
Topics covered: Mi'kmaq trading with the French, filles du roi, coureur des bois, the Hudson Bay Company, First Nations relations with settlers, trading posts in the west, potlatches and more!