Social Studies 20-4: Nationalism in Canada and the World

Suggested Activities

What Makes Canada "Canada"?

Students analyze media representations of Canada and Canadians to make and support recommendations about whether or not media messages represent Canadian nationalism.

Activity Focus for Assessment
Describing Nationalism describe nationalism as an internalized feeling
Media Carries the Message analyze media messages
In My Opinion ... support recommendations

Contending Nationalist Loyalties

Students describe a contending nationalist loyalty in Canada and identify the perspectives of the groups to state and support a position on the extent to which contending nationalist loyalties need to be reconciled.

Activity Focus for Assessment
When Loyalties Are in Conflict describe contending nationalist loyalties
To Reconcile – Or Not? state and support position