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Grade 8 History Bundle Confederation, Western Settlement and Changing Society

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    1. Grade 7/8 History: Teachers are provided with 75 in-depth, engaging, and cross-curricular lessons to help their students explore and understand New France, British North America, Conflict and Challenges , Confederation, Western Settlement, Development, and Canada A Changing Society. This bundled un
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    Grade 8 History: In this Canadian history 1850-1914 bundle, teachers will find 39 in-depth and engaging lessons to help their students explore and understand this era of Canadian history. Topics include Confederation, Western Settlement and Development, and Canada A Changing Society.

    Language Arts (Reading, Writing, Oral, Media), History, Art and Drama subjects are integrated into this unit.

    Included in this resource are answer keys and individual PDFs of student pages to support online learning such as Google Classroom.

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    4. "Wonderful unit! I love that it incorporates inquiry. You've included lots of activities that will make history more interesting. Thanks!"

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    7. "This is an amazing resource that thoroughly covers the curriculum expectations while addressing a variety of learning styles and levels. Who needs a textbook when you have this bundle...not me!! Thank you."

    8. "I am so grateful for this resource! Canadian History can be a bit boring, I was able to supplement my lessons with the activities, discussions, and projects!"

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    This Canadian History 1850-1914 Unit bundle supports a curriculum that teaches:

    -the background leading up to Confederation

    -how Canada's Confederation occurred

    -how Western Canada was settled and developed

    -the challenges and changes Canadian society faced as an independent nation at the turn of the 20th century

    *******Regular and Reliable Internet Is Required For This Unit*******

    Research is not included for inquiry stations. Students must gather the research themselves from a textbook, non-fiction books or online sources.

    Curriculum Alignment:

    • Ontario Social Studies Curriculum Grade 8 Strand A and B 2018 Updates Included
    • New British Columbia Curriculum Grade 9
    • Alberta Social 7 Curriculum

    Bundle Contains These Units

    Creating Canada 1850-1890

    Canada A Changing Society

    Included Lessons:

    Strand A Lessons

    1. Why Do We Study History?

    2. How Did We Get Here?

    3. How Has The Map of Canada Changed?

    4. Life in British North America Prior to 1867

    5. Fathers of Confederation Monologues

    6. Politics in the Province of Canada

    7. John A. Macdonald Personal and Professional Life

    8. Confederation Advertisement Assignment

    9. The Pros and Cons of Confederation

    10. The Charlottetown, Quebec and London Conferences

    10B. Missing Voices at the Confederation Conferences

    10C. British North America Act

    11. Confederation Unit Test

    12. Primary Source Analysis Videos and Photos

    13. Legal Documents

    14. Settlement of Western Canada Inquiry Stations

    15. Manitoba Act 1870

    16. The Indian Act 1876

    17. Louis Riel Obituary Assignment

    18. Canadian Pacific Railroad Lyric Analysis

    19. Canadian Pacific Railroad Assignment

    20. Primary Source Analysis, Video, and Creative Writing - The Gold Rush

    21. The Chinese Immigration Act 1885

    22. The Arctic and Indigenous Case Law

    23. Numbered Treaties

    24. Residential Schools

    25. Video Review

    26. Western Canada Unit Test

    Strand B Lessons

    1. Settling Canada Top 10 Events

    2. Primary Source Analysis

    3. Historica Minute Videos

    4. Canada A People's History Video

    5. Interactive Timeline

    6. Changing Map of Canada

    7. Important Canadians QR Codes

    8. Important Canadians Readings

    9. Changing Society Inquiry Stations

    10. Primary Source Analysis Assessment

    11. Legal Issues and Changes

    12. Class Newspaper

    13. Changing Society Unit Test

    Unit Includes:

    -detailed unit plan, answer keys and assessment rubrics

    -detailed teacher and student directions

    -assessment for, of and as learning breakdown

    -lessons divided up with title pages for easy access

    -31 engaging and relevant lessons

    -assignments provide student choice

    -Q Chart to help students formulate good questions

    -inquiry stations research folder cover pages

    -inquiry station cards with detailed instructions

    -inquiry station graphic organizers to help students with their research

    -assessment format variety

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    Disponible en français: Grade 8 History French Edition

    Need to go paperless? Check out the digital expansion pack for this unit. This expansion pack contains all of the student output pages in a Google Slides format. This will save you time at the photocopier! Note: The expansion pack is NOT a complete unit. You will see need to purchase the complete unit.

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    517 pages
    Answer Key
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