Post-Confederation


Chapter 8: The Metis

Websites for further learning:

http://firstpeoplesofcanada.com/fp_metis/fp_metis1.html
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

Chapter 9: Growth in the West

Websites for further learning:

http://www.cpr.ca/en/about-cp/our-past-present-and-future/Pages/for-students.aspx
http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com/articles/northwest-mounted-police

Novels for further reading:

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

Chapter 10: Expanding Confederation

Websites for further learning:

http://www.canadahistoryproject.ca/1871/index.html
http://www.canadahistoryproject.ca/1873/index.html
http://www.canadahistoryproject.ca/1949/index.html

Novels for further reading:

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

Chapters 11/12: Encouraging Immigration & Changing Societies in the West

Websites for further learning

http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/games/youth-corner.asp
http://www.canadiana.ca/citm/specifique/asian_e.html
http://www.whitepinepictures.com/seeds/
http://www.canadiana.ca/citm/themes/pioneers/pioneers11_e.html

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

Chapters 13/14: A New Canada & Canada Today

Websites for further learning

http://cbc-radiocanada.ca/history/
http://www.canadiangeographic.ca/magazine/so00/aviation_history.asp
http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com/customcode/Media.cfm?Params=A3ret-inovation.swf

Novels for further reading:

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