GeographyFebruary 4, 2021
GR. 10 GEOGRAPHY OF NORTH AMERICA (1 CREDIT)
The intent of this course is to promote active democratic citizenship, skill in managing information, develop critical and creative thinking and effective communication. The physical and social environments of North America with primary focus on Canada will be explored through five clusters: Geographical Literacy, Natural Resources, Agriculture, Industry and Trade and the study of Urban Places. Assessment is based on daily work assignments, tests, projects, maps, charts, presentations, debates, informal discussion and data analysis.
GR. 11 HISTORY (1 CREDIT) (OPTIONAL)
The Grade 11 History course looks at historical development in Canada and focuses on social and political history. Topics include Aboriginal peoples, immigrants, regional development, government and the growth of the Canadian nation. These topics are studied through readings, discussions, videos and speakers as well as current media. Assessment is based on participation and completion of individual and group tasks.