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Grade 7/8 Canadian History Bundle 1713-1914

Grade 7/8 Canadian History Bundle 1713-1914

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Total Pages: 1,381 Pages
Answer Key: Included with rubric
Teaching Duration: N/A
File Size: 39 MB
File Type: Zip (PDFs)

Stop using your weekend to plan your lessons! Use this Grade 7/8 Canadian History Bundle to lessen your planning load. This resource will help your students embark on a thrilling journey through Canadian history from 1713-1914. Your students will be transported through time, gaining valuable insights and understanding of the key events that shaped the nation we know today. This comprehensive and dynamic curriculum package is designed for your classroom needs.

These 85 meticulously crafted lessons are not only engaging but also cross-curricular, integrating Language Arts and History, meaning your students will explore multiple subjects at once! Dive deep into the rich tapestry of Canada's past as we delve into the enthralling epochs of New France, British North America, Conflict and Challenges, Confederation, Western Settlement, Development, and Canada: A Changing Society.

Curriculum Alignment:

  • Ontario Social Studies Curriculum 2023 Grade 7 History Strands A and B
  • Ontario Social Studies Curriculum 2023 Grade 8 History Strands A and B

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Resource Includes:

  • 85 Engaging Lessons
  • MP3 Audio Files
  • Google Slides of Student Pages
  • Daily Lesson Plans
  • Student Choice
  • Differentiated Tasks
  • Inquiry Learning
  • Graphic Organizers
  • Summative Assessments
  • Assessment Rubrics
  • Unit Tests
  • Answer Keys
  • Group & Independent Work
  • Combined Grades Teaching Plan
  • PDF & Google Slides™Format

Do you have students working below grade level? Check out these modified bundles:

  1. Grade 7 History Modified Bundle
  2. Grade 8 History Modified Bundle

Grade 7 Lessons

  1. Important Events Sorting Activity
  2. Historica Minutes Topic: Explorers & First Nations
  3. Canadian Settlement Objects Activity
  4. Haudenosaunee, Inuit and Métis
  5. Map of New France 1700 Creation and Analysis
  6. The Creation of New France
  7. Medical Care in the 1700s
  8. New France Vocabulary QR Code Matchup
  9. Historical Figures Monologues
  10. New France Inquiry Stations
  11. Mid-Unit Test Review and Test
  12. The Treaty of Utrecht
  13. Treaties and Pontiac’s Resistance
  14. The Acadians
  15. The Seven Years’ War
  16. The Treaty of Paris, The Proclamation & The Quebec Act
  17. The American Revolution
  18. The Loyalists
  19. The Impact of the Loyalists' Migration on the Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation
  20. Canada: A People’s History Episode
  21. Constitution Act 1791
  22. British North America Summative Task
  23. Unit Review and Test
  24. Introduction: Top 10 List of Events from 1713-1800
  25. Establishing Upper Canada
  26. Métis & Settler Relations
  27. Historica Minutes: War of 1812
  28. War of 1812 Overview Reading
  29. War of 1812 Inquiry Stations
  30. War of 1812 Newspaper Article
  31. Results of the War of 1812
  32. Mackinac & Drummond Islands & The Treaty of Ghent
  33. A Question of Identity: The War of 1812
  34. War of 1812 Review & Quiz
  35. Life in Lower Canada
  36. The Rebellions in Lower Canada
  37. Life in Upper Canada
  38. The Rebellions in Upper Canada
  39. Rebellions Quiz
  40. Canada A People’s History Videos (Optional)
  41. Legal Issues
  42. Politics in British North America
  43. British – Indigenous Treaties
  44. Conflict and Challenges Summative Task
  45. Unit Review and Test

Grade 8 Lessons

  1. Why Do We Study History?
  2. How Did We Get Here?
  3. How Has The Map of Canada Changed?
  4. Life in British North America Prior to 1867
  5. Fathers of Confederation Monologues
  6. Politics in the Province of Canada
  7. John A. Macdonald Personal and Professional Life
  8. Confederation Advertisement Assignment
  9. The Pros and Cons of Confederation
  10. The Charlottetown, Quebec and London Conferences
  11. Missing Voices at the Confederation Conferences
  12. British North America Act
  13. Confederation Unit Test
  14. Primary Source Analysis Videos and Photos
  15. Legal Documents
  16. Settlement of Western Canada Inquiry Stations
  17. Manitoba Act 1870
  18. The Indian Act 1876
  19. Louis Riel Obituary Assignment
  20. Canadian Pacific Railroad Lyric Analysis
  21. Canadian Pacific Railroad Assignment
  22. Primary Source Analysis, Video, and Creative Writing - The Gold Rush
  23. The Chinese Immigration Act 1885
  24. The Arctic and Indigenous Case Law
  25. Numbered Treaties
  26. Residential Schools
  27. Video Review
  28. Western Canada Unit Test
  29. Settling Canada Top 10 Events Class Discussion
  30. Primary Source Analysis - Examining Photos
  31. Historica Minute Videos (Sports, Inventor, Key Females)
  32. Interactive Timeline of Canadian Historical Events
  33. The Changing Map of Canada - Examining Maps
  34. Important Canadians QR Codes (Key People From This Era)
  35. Historical Figures Readings - Frederick Ogilvie Loft, Thomas Longboat, Duncan Campbell Scott
  36. Changing Society Inquiry Stations - 12 Topics (Technology, Transportation, Internal Politics, External Politics (Part 1 & 2), Immigration, Recreation Activities & Sports, Indigenous Peoples, Social Movements, Education Reforms & Child Labour, Emergence of Cities & Factories, Changing Role of Women)
  37. Primary Source Analysis Assessment - Transportation Changes
  38. Legal Issues and Changes (Voting Rights, The Metis, Indigenous Issues, School Policy Changes)
  39. Class Newspaper
  40. Changing Society Unit Test

With this resource in your hands, you can be confident that your students will not only learn but also develop a passion for Canadian history. So don't miss out on this outstanding opportunity to spark curiosity and cultivate a lifelong love for learning. Grab your chance to make history truly come alive in your classroom!

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Additional History Resources

Notes: The internet is required to access videos in this unit. Research is not included for inquiry stations. Students must gather the research themselves from a textbook, non-fiction books or online sources.

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