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Grade 12 Canada: History, Identity,and Culture: Introduction

A profile of Canadian history and its effects on today's society. Past and present history explores the influences it has on Canada's future.

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Introduction to Grade 12 History Canada: History, Indentity, and Cultural

Canada:  History, Indentity and Culture

.This course traces the history of Canada, with a focus on the evolution of our national identity and culture as well as the identity and culture of various groups that make up Canada. Students will explore various developments and events, both national and international, from precontact to the present, and will examine various communities in Canada and how they have contributed to identity and heritage in Canada. Students will investigate the development of culture and identity, including national identity, in Canada and how and why they have changed throughout the country’s history. They will investigate the people, events, and forces that have shaped Canada

There are 5 strands for this course:

  • Historical Inquiry and Skill Development
  • Canada, Origins to 1774
  • Canada, 1774-1867
  • Canada, 1867-1945
  • Canada since 1945

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Recommended search terms for Grade 12 History

  • Immigration
  • Confederation
  • Constitution
  • Biculturalism
  • First Nations
  • Acadians


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