Monday, June 17, 2019

Final day of in class time to prepare your BC economy project.

Rubrics for BC Economy Project June 2019 (PDF)
Rubrics for BC Economy Project June 2019

  1.  Is all the research complete?  Does it meet the criteria?
  2. Are all the citations made?  Have they been sent to the student who is compiling and alphabetizing the list?
  3. Is the digital presentation finished?  Does it meet the criteria?
  4. Practice your oral presentation – What is the hook?  Who is speaking on which topics and in what order?  Do you need to print out a script to read from/reference?

HOMEWORK:  Practice your portions of the oral presentation.  Be ready to present…you don’t know when your topic will be chosen!

Thursday, June 13, 2019

Time to work on your BC economy project.

Tip#1:  be sure you know what parts you are doing and follow the criteria closely

Tip #2:  put information into your OWN words

Tip #3:  do a citation each time you find information – use Citation Machine

HOMEWORK:  Continue working on research and gathering photos = be sure to do citations!!!

Monday, June 10, 2019

Day 2 of our immigration simulation!  Today the “immigrants” will try to gain entry into Canada at 4 key times in our history.  As they experience the questioning from “immigration officers” they will be working to determine what the immigration policy was at this time.

Friday, June 7, 2019

Today we will begin Day 1 of our 3 day immigration simulation.

Let’s being by sharing out immigration histories!

Assigning and preparing for roles (immigration officer, immigrant)

HOMEWORK:  Immigration officers need to study their information and have questions ready for Monday

Thursday, June 6, 2019

75th anniversary of D-Day

We’ll continue with yesterday’s activity – learning about the wave immigration that came to settle the West at the turn of the century and the challenges they endured.

  1.  Video intro
  2. Complete the remaining sections of the activity