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Date > 1900

Assignment: Grades 9-10: Canada’s Full Duty - Canada and the Korean War - For Teachers

Type: Document

Student's are encouraged to analyze Canada's role in supporting the United Nations during the Korean War.

Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Assignment: Grades 6-8: From Volunteers to Victory - Canada and the Korean War - For Teachers

Type: Document

An activity to help students understand the role and experiences of the Canadian soldier during the Korean War. It includes ideas for assignments as well as references to media resources.

Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Assignment: Grades 6-8: Life at the Front - A Second World War Soldier's View - For Teachers

Type: Document

In the role of a soldier, students write journal entries about daily life on the front. The purpose of this exercise is to help students understand and write from differing viewpoints.

Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Assignment: Grades 11-12: Points of View on the Somalia Affair - For Teachers

Type: Document

Students hold a forum highlighting a variety of points of view on the Somalia affair.

Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Assignment: Grades 9-10: Who Should Be a Canadian Soldier? - For Teachers

Type: Document

Students write positions on whether Canadian soldiers should be held to a higher standard than people in other professions.

Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Assignment: Grades 11-12: Remembering Canada’s Heroes - Canada and the Korean War - For Teachers

Type: Document

Students are encouraged to understand Canadian soldiers' contribution to the Korean War and the importance of recognizing this by preparing a brief to the federal government.

Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Assignment: Grades 9-10: A Soldier's Life During the Second World War - For Teachers

Type: Document

In the role of a soldier, students write journal entries about the emotional impact of living through a war. The purpose of this exercise is to help students understand the emotional impact of war on soldiers.

Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Human Interest in Reporting - For Teachers - Assignment, Grades 9-10

Type: DocumentSound

Presents an educational activity for high school students pertaining to human interest stories from the Second World War. Includes links to CBC radio clips from WWII.

Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Assignment: Grades 9-10: Second World War: The Beauty of Nature During War - For Teachers

Type: Document

Students read a primary source text then create a personal response through a medium of their choice.

Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Assignment: Grades 9-10: Soldiers in Somalia - For Teachers

Type: Document

Students gather information and impressions to write an imaginary letter from a soldier in Somalia to his/her family in Canada.

Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation