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CIVICS AND CITIZENSHIP (COURSE INFORMATION)

This course explores rights and responsibilities associated with being an active citizen in a democratic society. Students will explore issues of civic importance such as healthy schools, community planning, environmental responsibility, and the influence of social media, while developing their understanding of the role of civic engagement and of political processes in the local, national, and/or global community. Students will apply the concepts of political thinking and the political inquiry process to investigate, and express informed opinions about, a range of political issues and developments that are both of significance in today’s world and of personal interest to them.

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INTRO TO CIVICS

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Civics Course Information Sheet 2019 (April 15)

Learning Skills & Notebook Check

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Online Canadian Citizenship Quiz

(Citizenship Challenge)

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Intro to Civics PPT (April 15)

Intro to Politics PPT (April 15)

Civics & Citizenship Handout (Copy)

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Major Periods in History Timeline PPT (Copy)

Origins of Government Timeline Handout (April 16)

Ancient Athens vs Canadian Gov't (Chart)

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Intro to Civics Worksheet (HW: April 15)

Castaways Group Activity & Survival Plans (HW: April 16)

Interpreting Political Cartoons

How Well Do You Know Canada?

 

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