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Residential Schools

Historic Events

Int – High Int

In this lesson, students read about a dark period of Canadian history. Students learn about and discuss the residential school system and review how to apologize in English.

Vocabulary
  • objective
  • assimilate
  • denomination
  • amendment
  • compulsory
  • mortality rate
  • unmarked grave
  • heritage
  • neglect
  • sue
  • class-action
  • apology
PDF Content
  • warm-up
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • comprehension questions
  • speaking practice
  • discussion questions
Task Content
  • Warm-Up(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Read & Listen(Reference)
  • Usage Note(Reference)
  • Timeline(Sequencing)
  • Comprehension(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Vocabulary Review (Multiple-Choice)
  • Discussion(Reference)