This interactive historical thinking task engages students to learn about what this would have been like to participate in a fur trade at the time. I would use this as a interactive activity to really help students to think historically.
In this Canadian history unit teachers are provided with 17 in-depth and engaging lessons to help their students explore and understand the conflicts, changes and challenges that occurred in British North America from 1800-1850. The unit contains lessons on Upper and Lower Canada, War of 1812 background info, major Canadian battles during the War of 1812, Results of the War of 1812, Rebellions of 1837-1838, The Durham Report, The Act of the Union and The Rebellion Losses Bill. ($)