Canadian History Since World War I  CHC2D/2P

Canadian History Since World War I CHC2D/2P

Study the great changes that defined Canada’s twentieth century with a ROM teacher. History comes alive with students examining authentic primary source materials from the ROM's collections. The hands-on lab offers an overview of the 20th century from the Great War to present day. Included are objects originating from the trenches and battle fields in Europe, trendy items from the Roaring 20s, evocative pieces of the Depression and the Cold War and finally post-centennial year items of a very recent past.

In addition to the lab and with a museum teacher, students will visit collections pertaining to this period of history as they are found in several ROM galleries such as Canada, Europe and First Peoples of Canada.

Curriculum links: explore the local, national and global forces that have shaped Canada's national identity; investigate the challenges presented by economic, social, and technological changes; explore the contributions of individuals and groups to Canadian culture and society.

Not available before 10:00 a.m.

If you would like this program to be customized to your needs, please provide a detailed description in the "Additional Information" field during the checkout process.  A ROM staff member will contact you to discuss your request.

Maximum 70 people (including students, teachers, educational assistants and supervisors) at one time.

Availability subject to change.

Please consult your school calendar before booking.

Daily Schedule
Day From   To
Mon10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Tue10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Wed10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Thu10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Fri10:00 am - 4:30 pm
  The following dates and times are not available
Day       From   To    
Mon   Oct 13, 2014   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Wed   Nov 26, 2014   10:00 am  -  12:00 pm  
Mon   Dec 22, 2014   12:00 am  -  Fri, Jan 2, 2015 11:59 pm [range]
Mon   Feb 16, 2015   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Mon   Mar 16, 2015   12:00 am  -  Fri, Mar 20, 2015 11:59 pm [range]
Fri   Apr 3, 2015   12:00 am  -  Mon, Apr 6, 2015 11:59 pm [range]
Mon   May 18, 2015   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Wed   Jul 1, 2015   12:00 am  -  Mon, Sep 7, 2015 11:59 pm [range]

$16.00 /person
Tax Exempt: $16.00

1 adult(s) free
per 10 students

Activity Type: Lab/Exhibit Lesson
Duration: 90 minutes
Subject: History
Min / Max: 15 / 70 students + adults

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Tags: History