CANADIAN HISTORY IN THE

20th  CENTURY

Grade 10, Academic

 

Course Description:

This course explored Canadian participation in global events and traces our development as a country through changes in population, economy, and technology.  Students will analyse the elements that constitute Canadian identity, learn the stories of both individuals and communities, and study the evolution of political and social structures.  Students will learn about differing interpretations of the past, and will come to understand the importance in historical studies of chronology and cause-and-effect relationships.  They will also learn to develop and support a thesis, conduct research and analysis, and effectively communicate the results of their inquiries.