Social studies - Gr. 6.1 Citizens Participating in Decision Making
Students will demonstrate an understanding and appreciation of the dynamic relationship between
governments and citizens as they engage in the democratic process. (from Alberta Education)
This Canadian Government and Citizenship resource was created to work with the Ontario Ministry of Education's Social Studies curriculum unit for .
An introduction to politics, and why we need them. Includes topics such as why we form societies, the basic types of governments, the power of public opinion, methods of rhetoric, and the reasons why politicians 'lie'.
You must prove your identity and address to register and vote in a federal election. Here are your ID options when you are voting in person – at an Elections Canada office, at advance polls or on election day: