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Grade 8-9
Subject Cross-Curricular
Resource type Lesson plan/Unit plan

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Students will:  keep a reflective journal throughout the unit;  explore the state of the world and their perceptions thorough anticipation and music activities;  explore the wealth disparity in the world by participating in a classroom simulation; examine human rights. Psychology is incorporated into the curriculum addressing the question of Canada’s role in assisting the needs of world citizens. Concepts like debt relief and local activism are explored through letter writing and research activities. Grade 8 geography skills and numerous writing opportunities are incorporated into the unit.
World Fair