Tired of presentations? Hate the idea of another textbook reading? Then give your students a chance to branch out and ACT out the Social Studies curriculum!
Included in this pack:
1. 4 plays on the Cordillera region (each play is4 pages in length, short enough to read through multiple times in a class but long enough to include important information)
2. Easy reference sheet that shows what concepts each play covers (general topics include: the Haida and Dene life in the Cordillera region, potlatches and their role in the community, introduction to Simon Fraser/David Thompson/James Cook/ Alexander Mackenzie, references to accomplishments of early explorers in the Cordillera region, introduction to the Canadian Pacific Railway, discussion of hardships faced by Chinese immigrants, head tax, discussion of how early Sikh immigrants were treated, reviews the Komagata Maru incident).
3. Plays are written in such a way that parts can be combined (such as narrator roles)
4. Tips and tricks sheet gives you ideas on how I approach this concept with my students
Want more? Buy the Historical Plays Mega Bundle
instead! On sale and includes 24 plays about the 6 major regions in Canada.