Marius Barbeau A glimpse of Canadian Culture (1883-1969)
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Learning Activities

Design a Display

Students learn to interpret objects that were collected by folk curators, and learn about the history and cultures of aboriginal peoples and French Canadians, by selecting images of objects from the Canadian Museum of Civilization's database, by creating a display of related objects, and by making a presentation in a format of their choice.

Grade: Grade 5-8; Quebec Elementary Cycle 3, Secondary Cycle 1

  • Design a Display - Lesson Plan (PDF 385k)

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