Our Canadian Governments Grades 5-8
- Author : Solski, Ruth
Here is everything you need to teach your students about Canada's governments.
Introduce the unit with a fable that provides insight into the need for good and fair government, and progress through a comprehensive study of government in Canada.
and more than may be used in any order to suit the unique needs of your classroom.
- Federal, provincial and territorial governments
- How the three levels of government function and interact
- The electoral process
- How a bill becomes a law
- Constitution and charter of rights and freedoms
- Immigration and becoming a Canadian citizen
This book supports many of the fundamental concepts and learning outcomes from the curriculum for these provinces: Alberta, Grade 6, Social Studies, Democracy, Action & Participation; British Columbia, Grade 5, Social Studies, Governance, C2 Describe Levels, Responsibilities and the Election of Government in Canada, Grade 6, Social Studies, Governance; Ontario, Grade 5, Canada & World Connections, Aspects of Citizenship & Government in Canada; Saskatchewan, Grade 7, Social Studies, Power & Authority.