Gen. Outcome: Students will demonstrate an understanding and appreciation of how the political, demographic,
economic and social changes that have occurred
since Confederation have presented challenges and
opportunities for individuals and communities. (from Alberta Education)
FICTION:Naomi remebers the pains of her childhood after her aunt and uncle pass away. Another aunt, Emily Kato, convinces Naiomi to move to Toronto and become involve in the Japaneses Canadian fight for redress.
FICTION:-Thirteen years after the publication of Tales from Gold Mountain, Yee returns with these 10 ghost stories, all infused with the experiences of Chinese immigrants who came in search of wealth in the and early centuries.
Based on the life and writings od Susanna Moodie, this book tells of Susanna's early life in England, her determination to become a writer and her life as a pioneer in the "Backwoods" of Canada with her husband and growing family