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Social studies - Gr. 6.1 Citizens Participating in Decision Making

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General Outcome: 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)

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Donna Ward, Northwoods Press - Author and Publisher of Canadian History and Geography books for Homeschooling in Canada. Social Studies Activities, Teaching Social Studies, Teaching Resources, Teaching Ideas, Teaching Time, Teaching History, Educational Activities, Teaching Tools, Levels Of Government

In this info-packed book, a comical duo--a keener student and her offbeat sidekick--guide readers through the electoral and governing process, from casting a vote in an election, to passing a bill in Parliament, and all the points in between. Finding out about Canada's government has never been so lively!

KIT: Voting rules! : About This Toolkit -- 1. Introduction to Government and Elections -- 2. What is Government -- 3. Rights and Responsibilites -- 4. Running an Election. With this toolkit, which contains a series of lessons and activity ideas, students learn about the rights and responsibilities we have as Canadians, and are encouraged to participate in our democratic voting process when they are eligible. Back To School Art, Art School, Voting Process, Rights And Responsibilities, Activity Ideas, Decision Making, Student Learning, Social Studies, No Response

KIT: Voting rules! : About This Toolkit -- 1. Introduction to Government and Elections -- 2. What is Government -- 3. Rights and Responsibilites -- 4. Running an Election. With this toolkit, which contains a series of lessons and activity ideas, students learn about the rights and responsibilities we have as Canadians, and are encouraged to participate in our democratic voting process when they are eligible.

KIT: Choosing our mascot : an election simulation kit.- includes voting booth, ballet box, ballets, seals, student books, posters Back To School Art, Art School, Voting Booth, Decision Making, Seals, Social Studies, Ballet, Relationship, Student

KIT: Choosing our mascot : an election simulation kit.- includes voting booth, ballet box, ballets, seals, student books, posters

Buy So Much for Democracy by Kari Jones and Read this Book on Kobo's Free Apps. Discover Kobo's Vast Collection of Ebooks and Audiobooks Today - Over 4 Million Titles! Any Book, This Book, Read A Thon, Back To School Art, Democratic Election, Library Signs, Realistic Fiction, Family Theme, Female Protagonist

FICTION:Twelve-year-old Astrid has come to Ghana with her family in 1979 so that her father can help oversee Ghana's first democratic election... Astrid is often left to look after her baby sister, Piper, as their mother begins to fall apart under the strain of living in Ghana. When the government is overthrown, Gordo comes down with malaria and a soldier threatens her family, Astrid is surprised to discover how protective she has become of her new home.

Developed in a debate format, each side presents a different perspective on the Arctic sovereignty issue relevant to Canada today. Teaching Aids, Different Perspectives, Decision Making, Social Studies, Geography, Arctic, My Books, Canada, Activities

Developed in a debate format, each side presents a different perspective on the Arctic sovereignty issue relevant to Canada today. Gr.5-7

Developed in a debate format, each side presents a different perspective on the Senate Reform issues relevant to Canada today. Political Process, Citizenship, Decision Making, One Sided, Social Studies, Perspective, Presents, Politics, Canada

Developed in a debate format, each side presents a different perspective on the Senate Reform issues relevant to Canada today. Gr.5-7

This Canadian Government and Citizenship resource was created to work with the Ontario Ministry of Education's Social Studies curriculum unit for . Ontario Curriculum, Social Studies Curriculum, 6th Grade Social Studies, Social Studies Activities, Teaching Social Studies, Teaching Resources, Teaching Ideas, Enrichment Activities, Classroom Resources

This comprehensive unit plan was originally created to fulfill the Ontario Ministry of Education's Social Studies curriculum for the Grade 5 component: "Aspects of citizenship and government in Canada." However, I have included concepts and activities to meet the needs of Grades 4 to 7 students regardless of where they live.

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: Political Party, Political Events, Canada Online, Canada Canada, Voting Process, Government Of Canada, Federal Way, Socialism

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Elections Canada :A list of Canadian internet resources pertaining to elections and more broadly, democracy.

Poster:  Canada : federal electoral districts = Canada : circonscriptions fédérales. Canada, Decision Making, Social Studies, Maps, Poster, Federal, Making Decisions, Blue Prints, Map

Poster: Canada : federal electoral districts = Canada : circonscriptions fédérales.

Systems of Government: Democracy by Sean Connolly - ISBN: 9781445109879 (Hachette Children's Books) To Strive, Decision Making, Constitution, Social Studies, Nonfiction, Childrens Books, Community, Countries

Describes the workings of a democratic government, including the differences between a constitutional monarchy, a parliamentary democracy, and a presidential democracy. Includes discussions on the benefits of direct and indirect democracies, points out weak points of democracy, and looks to the future of how other countries will continue to strive to be democratic.

PDF Free The Art of the Possible: An Everyday Guide to Politics Author Edward Keenan and Julie McLaughlin What Is Politics, New Children's Books, Text Features, Reading Levels, Children's Literature, Book Lists, Elementary Schools, Childrens Books, Toddler Books

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'.

All About Politics: How Governments Make the World Go Round (Big Questions) Political System, Political Science, Dk Books, Kids Writing, Historical Pictures, Sociology, Kids Education, Nonfiction Books, Politics

Introduces politicians and how laws are made, what happens in government, and how the reader can get involved.

How does the Canadian government work? By Ellen Rodger ROD Explains how the Canadian parliamentary system works, in theory and in practice. Head Of Government, Study History, Head Of State, Teaching Social Studies, Canada, Music Games, Decision Making, Nonfiction, Education

The book provides an engaging introduction on how Canadas parliamentary system of government works. The distinctions between head of state and head of government are explained, while introducing readers to the roles of the monarch, the governor general, the prime minister, and the opposition parties. Parliamentary models of government at the provincial level, as well as in other countries, are also included.Gr.3-5