Social Studies 10 is an interactive online course that focuses on the growth of Canada from colony to nationhood, with an emphasis on the years 1815 to 1914. Various themes are revisited throughout the course, including immigration and the face of Canada's cultural mosaic, the use of art as a reflection of history, the changing nature of democracy and the role of the First Nations in Canada's development. Themes from the past are linked to current issues and events whenever possible.
Social Studies 10 - FVDES Social Studies 10 Website - Horizons: Canada Moves West (textbook) - Canadian Oxford School Atlas (4 th Edition or later)
Module 1 - Canada: The Place, the People
Section 1 - Regions of Canada
Section 2 - A Sense of History
Section 3 - Cultural Diversity
Section 4 - Flight or Fight - The Great Migration
Module 2 - A Nation Emerges
Section 1 - Settling the East
Section 2 - Representative versus Responsible Government
Section 3 - Rebellion!
Section 4 - Reaching for Confederation
Section 5 - The New Dominion
Module 3 - The Not So Wild West
Section 1 - What Was Happening in the West?
Section 2 - The National Dream
Section 3 - Resistance or Rebellion
Section 4 - Build Your Nest in the West
Module 4 - Closer to Home - A Look at British Columbia
Section 1 - From Territory to Province
Section 2 - The Changing Face of British Columbia
Section 3 - Re$ource Rich B.C.!
Each module deals with one big theme and contains sections, usually three to five per module. A section is like a chapter of work and is made up of lessons and usually a section assignment. The section assignment is what you give to your teacher for marking. This course also has been built with a test after each module.
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