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Residential Schools

In this lesson, students read about a dark period of Canadian history. Students learn about and discuss the residential school system and learn useful terminology.

  • boarding school
  • Indigenous Peoples
  • suffer
  • abuse (noun)
  • culture
  • realize
  • sue
  • apologize
PDF Content
  • warm-up
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • comprehension questions
  • listening with gap-fill
  • assessment tasks
Task Content
  • Warm-Up(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Read & Listen(Reference)
  • Pronunciation Tip(Reference)
  • Timeline(Sequencing)
  • Comprehension(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Vocabulary Review (Type in the Blanks)
  • Terminology A(Reference)
  • Terminology B(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Discussion(Reference)
  • Pronunciation Practice(Speaking Task)