Social 20: Understanding Canada

Please note: This activity will take place both on Tuesday and Wednesday and is not due until Thursday. Please do not rush to do this task as reading and engaging with each case study is important.

TOOL:  HOW TO ANNOTATE NONFICTION

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You will be tasked with recording a two minute response to the following question on Flipgrid:

“What is the most important aspect in defining Canadian nationalism?”

To successfully do it, you will take notes on the following case studies (most articles contained at bottom of post):

Former PM Harper’s views of Canadian nationalism and the Canadian military

Hockey nationalism (and the Richard Riot) – The Hockey Sweater (either read it or watch an adaptation such as this one)

The Oka Crisis (CBC archives for contemporary videos)

The Great Flag Debate (Article 1, Article 2, CBC Archives for contemporary videos)

AFTER READING/WATCHING/ANNOTATING FOR A CATEGORY CHECK IN WITH ME ON GOOGLE MEET FOR A BRIEF DISCUSSION. YOU WILL DO THIS FOUR TIMES.

Most relevant articles have been downloaded into this file CanadaNationalismCases (1)

Mr. McIntosh

Teacher - Humanities

In a typical year I teach a range of courses from elementary to high school. I am our school's Social Studies specialist, teaching high school social, as well as a member of the PE team.

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