2.1 – Summit SS8: complete your notes package on mercantilism and triangle trade by using Crossroads p. 236-237.
2.2 – Summit SS9: we looked at the creation of Manitoba today with Riel and the Metis believing that they had accomplished their goals, but more trouble is to come. Your project is due next class (MONDAY!)
2.1 – Summit SS8: Here is your question: Brainstorm a list of three or four natural resources that are in demand today because of custom or fashion. They can be edible (or not). Is the environment suffering because of because of human demand for these things? How? And what can we do to fix these issues?
2.2 – Summit SS9: thanks for your presentations today. Reminder that we are going to Fort Langley on Tuesday! Meet on Penticton at 8:45AM.
2.4 – Summit SS10: finish the charts on Global Issues and the questions for one of the topics for when you return from Flying U! have fun!
2.1 – Summit SS8: thanks for the talks today. Next class, we start discussing the first explorers of North America in more detail.
2.2 – Summit SS9: you will be presenting your colony perspectives next class. Task #2 can be sent to me by email if you wish.
2.1 – Summit SS8: we will finish the last few “explorer talks” and move towards a more detailed look at the discovery of North America.
2.2 – Summit SS9: next class, we will take on roles as leaders of various BNA colonies to examine whether or not each should join Confederation or not.
2.4 – Summit SS10: after looking at demography today, we will work on a population pyramid assignment next class.
2.1 – Summit SS8: projects are due Friday! Remember to include a list of sources that you used, as well as a 1 minute prepared mini-presentation.
2.2 – Summit SS9: projects projects projects! And get your field trip forms in.
2.4 – Summit SS10: thanks for your debates! Next class, we start human geography and demographics.
2.1 – Summit SS8: we will be back in the classroom for some exploration activities.
2.2 – Summit SS9: last class, we discussed the “multiculturalism” that existed in Upper Canada. Next class, we will get into some politics and why some colonists demanded change in government.
2.4 – Summit SS10: we will complete our debates next class.
2.1 – Summit SS8: next class, we will move to the library computer lab to do our last day of in-class research.
2.2 – Summit SS9: today was our last full class of project work. Next class, we will talk about the conditions for new settlers in Upper Canada and the challenges they faced. Don’t forget to bring your field trip forms in!
2.4 – Summit SS10: you will have the first 20 minutes of class to plan your debate. The debate will start at 9:15.