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

Design a Display

Students learn to interpret objects brought to Canada by immigrants and learn about immigration to Canada between 1800 and 2000 by selecting objects from the Canadian Museum of Civilization's database, by creating a display that features similar objects from different cultures, 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 340k)

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