98 residential schools

Residential Schools

Historic Events
  • High Int – Adv
  • 2 hours
  • 5

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.

Lesson Tasks
  • warm-up
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • comprehension questions
  • speaking practice
  • discussion questions
Vocabulary
  • objective
  • assimilate
  • denomination
  • amendment
  • compulsory
  • mortality rate
  • unmarked grave
  • heritage
  • neglect
  • sue
  • class-action
  • apology