Canada: A changing society 1850 to 1914

Canada: A changing society 1850 to 1914

Grades : Grade 08
Activity Type : Combined program (Tour & Lab)
Duration : 90 minutes
Subject : History
Min / Max : 15 / 64 students + adults

What do a Suffragette card, a gold pan and a Morse code sender have in common? These are just some examples of authentic objects that students can touch to connect with Canada’s history. This lesson includes a hands-on lab. Themes such as women in society, industrialization, inventions & technology, role of the family and Western Canada are explored. Students will visit the Daphne Cockwell Gallery of Canada: First Peoples, the Sigmund Samuel Gallery of Canada and the Samuel European Galleries.

Curriculum links: Grade 8 History Creating Canada, 1850–1890 Canada, 1890–1914: A Changing Society

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Ce programme est offert en français.

Not available before 10:00 a.m.

Availability subject to change.
 

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Daily Schedule
Day From   To
Monday 10:00 am  -  4:30 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am  -  4:30 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am  -  4:30 pm
Thursday 10:00 am  -  4:30 pm
Friday 10:00 am  -  4:30 pm
  The following dates and times are not available
Day       From   To    
Monday   July 3, 2017   8:00 am  -  Monday, September 4, 2017 5:00 pm [range]
Tuesday   September 5, 2017   8:00 am  -  Friday, September 8, 2017 5:55 pm [range]
Monday   September 11, 2017   8:00 am  -  Friday, September 15, 2017 5:55 pm [range]
Monday   October 9, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Saturday   December 23, 2017   8:00 am  -  Saturday, January 6, 2018 5:00 pm [range]

$16 /person
Tax Exempt : $16

1 adult free
per 10 students


Activity Type : Combined program (Tour & Lab)
Duration : 90 minutes
Subject : History
Min / Max : 15 / 64 students + adults


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