HOW TO USE THIS RESOURCE
Browse the activities in this section, or download them all as a pdf file. These activities explore three themes: celebrity, impact, and citizenship. The activities encourage students to view Canadian personalities and events from multiple perspectives. Each activity contains a lesson plan and blackline masters suitable for photocopying.
CONNECTED TO THE CURRICULUM
All activities in this section mesh well with social studies, history and civics curricula across the country. Through Face to Face activities, students are encouraged to think critically, assess primary and secondary resources, build presentation and media literacy skills, and develop a working knowledge of Canadian history within a meaningful context.
MAKING CONNECTIONS ACROSS SUBJECT AREAS
Face to Face activities are designed to encourage student learning within the fields of Canadian history and geography, civics, language and visual arts, and media literacy through group work and social interactions, both in the classroom and in the community. Depending on student selections in individual activities, other curriculum areas could be highlighted, such as Health and Science, Politics and Government, Sports and Physical Fitness, Business and Economy, and Music.