Crossroads of Culture 200 Years of Canadian Immigration (1800-2000)
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Learning Activities

Discovering Objects

Students learn to interpret objects that belonged to immigrants to Canada, and learn about immigrants who came to Canada between 1800 and 2000, by studying objects from the Canadian Museum of Civilization's database, completing a Discovering Objects Activity Sheet, and making a presentation of artifacts.

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

  • Discovering Objects - Lesson Plan (PDF 285k)
  • Discovering Objects - Activity Sheet (PDF 125k)

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