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98 residential schools

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.

Printable Lesson

PDFs:

  • 2 hours
  • 5 pages
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
Tasks

Title

Due

  • Warm-Up
  • Vocabulary Preview A
  • Vocabulary Preview B
  • Read & Listen
  • Usage Note
  • Timeline
  • Comprehension
  • Vocabulary Review
  • Discussion