These resources are intended to improve civic literacy, introduce the concept of democracy and elections, increase understanding about government and representation in Canada, and teach students how to effectively participate as active and informed citizens in their community.
The lessons are designed for Grades 4 to 8 and supported by videos, slide decks (in Google Slides and PowerPoint), and student activities in various formats, including Word, Google Forms and Microsoft Forms. Refer to the Lesson Pathways for options to condense the activities.The package includes all documents listed below, as well as all manuals.
Lessons, Slide Decks, Handouts, Student Activities
Activity 2.1: Answer Key (What do you know about rights in Canada?)
Handout 2.2: Highlights from the Charter of Rights and Freedoms