Grade 8 History: For teachers who already own the full unit Grade 8 History Creating Canada 1850-1890 Strand A – this will allow for paperless classrooms.
This resource is a collection of premade Google Slides lessons that allow students with technology to type directly on the slide. No additional Extensions or Add-Ons are needed students will just use Google Slides. Each lesson from the full unit has been made into a digital lesson for any pages requiring student output.
Note: This is NOT a complete unit – this is an expansion pack for the complete unit located here.
This expansion pack is aligned with the Ontario Social Studies Curriculum 2018 Grade 8 Strand A.
Do you need? Grade 8 Strand B Digital Expansion Pack
#1 (Class Discussion) Why Do We Study History?
#2 (Interactive Activity) How Did We Get Here?
#3 (Class Discussion + Historical Map Assignment) How Has The Map of Canada Changed?
#4 (Small Group Inquiry Assignment) Life in British North America Prior to 1867: A Geographical and Cultural Examination
#5 (Individual Assignment) Fathers of Confederation Monologues
#6 (Whole Class Lesson) Politics in the Province of Canada
#7 (Movie) John A. Macdonald Personal and Professional Life
#8 (Individual Assignment) Confederation Advertisement Assignment
#9 (Class Discussion + Graphic Organizer) The Pros and Cons of Confederation
#10 (Whole Class Lesson or Partner Work) The Charlottetown, Quebec and London Conferences
#11 (Whole Class) Video Review
#12 (Whole Class) Confederation Unit Test
#13 (Small Group) Primary Source Analysis Videos
#14 (Small Group) Primary Source Analysis Photos
#15 (Small Group Inquiry) Settlement of Western Canada Inquiry Stations
#16 (Individual Assignment) Louis Riel Obituary Assignment
#17 (Class Discussion) Canadian Pacific Railroad Lyric Analysis
#18 (Small Groups) Canadian Pacific Railroad Assignment
#19 (Whole Class) Primary Source Analysis, Video, and Creative Writing – The Gold Rush
#20 (Whole Class) Video Review
#21 (Whole Class) Western Canada Unit Test