This is a 42 page Smart Notebook Unit on Multiculturalism in Canada. It not only celebrates Canada and our values, but it compares it on the world stage to other countries. This is a great lesson to show students, so they can see the benefits and advantages of growing up in a First World Country.
The lesson begins with discussing what Multiculturalism is and how Canada is a Mosaic of people from other countries. It has a map, for teachers to highlight the ancestral lands of their students. In addition, it provides a video that discusses Multiculturalism in Canada.
This lesson has many videos and activities to complete with one another. For instance, the lesson provides a classroom discussion on what to be thankful for and what holidays we celebrate.
The lesson compares Canada with a child from the countryside in Cambodia, showing the turmoils they must strive through to live
The lesson also addresses the celebrities and other regular people who go out of their way to help and support those in need. In this section it discusses the UN and Red Cross. In addition, it also has a video about the people of the world from National Geographic.