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Educational Resources

Comprehensive teaching strategies on Library and Archives Canada's website include detailed guidelines for educators, including learning outcomes/expectations/objectives, suggested criteria for assessment, instructions for classroom use, and worksheets.

One lesson and one activity have been developed for the Confederation for Kids website.

Building a Nation (Ages 11+)
In this comprehensive teaching strategy, students learn about Canada (past and present) as they renegotiate Confederation.

Title PDF RTF
Building a Nation [PDF 124 KB] [RTF 384 KB]
Sources Sheet [PDF 69 KB] [RTF 331 KB]
Student Handout 1 [PDF 68 KB] [RTF 329 KB]
Student Handout 2 [PDF 66 KB] [RTF 330 KB]
Student Handout 3 [PDF 66 KB] [RTF 330 KB]
Student Handout 4 [PDF 71 KB] [RTF 335 KB]
Student Handout 5 [PDF 66 KB] [RTF 329 KB]
Student Handout 6 [PDF 66 KB] [RTF 337 KB]
Student Handout 7 [PDF 70 KB] [RTF 329 KB]
Student Handout 8 [PDF 65 KB] [RTF 326 KB]
Student Handout 9 [PDF 79 KB] [RTF 328 KB]
Assessment Criteria [PDF 75 KB] [RTF 340 KB]

Crossword Puzzle (Ages 10+)
A fun activity using the Confederation for Kids website.

Title PDF RTF
Confederation Crossword [PDF 31 KB] [RTF 619 KB]

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