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!
Check out the other topics in the Scenario Card series:
Canada & Early Immigration: Scenario Cards
Canada & Confederation: Scenario Cards
Canada & WW1: Scenario Cards
Canada & WW2: Scenario Cards