Social 20: French Rev Day 3

YOUR TASK: Over the next few days we will explore the factors that shape nationalism as they emerged in the French Revolution. Complete the accompanying note takers, complete notes on the main events ...

Social 9: Demand work

Today we’re going to start the graphing component of supply and demand to get a better feel for how the system works. This is very basic economic theory that helps us explain market economies. 9...

Social 20: French Rev Day 2

YOUR TASK: Over the next few days we will explore the factors that shape nationalism as they emerged in the French Revolution. Using the accompanying note takers, complete notes on the main events of ...

Social 9: Supply and Demand

Supply and demand is tricky at the best of times. Normally in class we would run through several examples together, make some graphs together, and really riff on our ideas. It won’t be that simp...

Social 20: The French Revolution

Today we’re going to explore the earliest aspects of the French Revolution. France was–along with the United States–among the earliest places a sense of nation developed. But what do...

Social 20: Revolution

Today we’re talking about revolutions. What are the essential ingredients to a political revolution? Are there any likely revolutions happening today? WATCH THIS FIRST. Then read some articles f...

Halifax Explosion Links

How have natural disasters and severe weather been part of Canada’s physical geography? How do landforms, bodies of water and natural resources affect the quality of life in Canada? Today I sent...