98 residential schools

Residential Schools

Historic Events
  • Low Int
  • 1.5–2 hours
  • 6

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.

Lesson Tasks
  • warm-up
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • comprehension questions
  • listening with gap-fill
  • assessment tasks
Vocabulary
  • boarding school
  • Aboriginals
  • suffer
  • abuse (noun)
  • culture
  • realize
  • sue
  • apologize