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

Write a Label

Students learn about the history and cultures of aboriginal peoples and French Canadians, and learn how to write concise, meaningful label text, by selecting objects from the Canadian Museum of Civilization's database, writing several labels in different ways, sharing their labels with their classmates, and making a presentation in a format of their choice.

Grade: Grades 9-12; Quebec Secondary Cycle 2

  • Write a Label - Lesson Plan (PDF 440k)

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