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Social Studies 7 Docs and Links

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Social 7 Shared Documents





Unit 1 - Aboriginal Societies

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Unit 2 - The French in North America

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Novels for further reading:

Alone in an Untamed Land - Maxine Trottier
Terra Incognita - Anne Metikosh
The King's Daughter - Suzanne Martell




Unit 3 - The British in North America

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Novels for further reading:

Where the River Takes Me - Julie Lawson
Broken Blade - William Durbin




Unit 4 - The Fur Trade

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Novels for further reading:

Willa's New World - Barbara Demers



Unit 5 - War and Peace

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Novels for further reading:

Danger in Disguise, Mary Alice Downey
The Girl on Evangeline Beach, Anne Carter
Banished From Our Home, Sharon Stewart
The Death of My Country, Maxine Trottier




Unit 6 - Becoming Canada

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Novels for further reading:

My Borther Sam is Dead - Sam Collier
With Nothing But Our Courage - Karleen Bradford
A River Apart - Robert Sutherland
A Rebel's Daughter - Janet Lunn




Unit 7 - Confederation

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           Unit 7 Kahoot Review


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Unit 8 - The Metis

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           Unit 8 Kahoot Review


Websites for further learning:

            http://www.awchimo.ca/

Novels for further reading:

            Footsteps in the Snow: The Red River Diary of Isobel Scott - Carol Matas
            Blood Upon Our Land: The North West Resistance Diary of Josephine Bouvier - Maxine Trottier




Unit 9 - Growth in the West

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Novels for further reading:

A Ribbon of Shining Steel: The Railway Diary of Kate Cameron - Julie Lawson





Unit 10 - Expanding Confederation

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A Trail of Broken Dreams: The Gold Rush Diary of Harriet Palmer - Barbara Haworth-Attard




Unit 11 & 12 - 
Immigration

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Novels for further reading:

A Prairie as Wide as the Sea: The Immigrant Diary of Ivy Weatherall - Sarah Ellis
An Ocean Apart: The Gold Mountain Diary of Chin Mei-ling - Gillian Chan



Unit 13 & 14 - A New Canada

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Novels for further reading:

Days of Toil and Tears: The Child Labour Diary of Flora Rutherford - Sarah Ellis




General Social Studies Links, Videos, Resources and Games



*Please note, most files are stored in Google Docs.  Students must be signed in to their school Google Accounts to view. if you have trouble viewing any documents, please let Ms. Giroux know right away via email.



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