GRADE 5: SOCIAL STUDIES: People and Environments: Teaching Charter of Rights and Freedoms, Government Charter of Me Activity (charter of rights and freedoms) Lesson plans, handouts, unit plans. Would use these as a basis for planning unit.
Art project for grade 5 & 6, junior high and high school. Create a painting in the manner of Norval Morisseau. You will need acetate paper, permanent felt marker and acrylic paints. It is interesting to use this activity with Social Studies courses. The evaluation rubric is included.
Parliament has three parts: the Monarch (our Head of State, represented by the Governor General), the Senate and the House of Commons. These three parts work together to decide on policies and laws and examine the pressing issues of the day.