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Grade 10

Supreme Court Review

This Activity Sheet provides teachers with a review package consisting of a multiple-choice section and a diagram based off the handout about the Supreme Court as part of the Federal Court and the Supreme Court of Canada Lesson Plan. An answer key is provided.

The development of political institutions is influenced by economic, social, ideological, and geographic factors.
government, First Peoples governance, political institutions, and ideologies
Grade 10

Canada's Judicial System

This Backgrounder provides teachers with a handout that describes the function of the Federal Court of Canada and the Supreme Court of Canada as part of the Federal Court and the Supreme Court of Canada Lesson Plan. It can be assigned as homework or completed in class using a note taking or pre-reading strategy.

The development of political institutions is influenced by economic, social, ideological, and geographic factors.
government, First Peoples governance, political institutions, and ideologies
Grade 10

Federal Court and the Supreme Court of Canada: Lesson Plan

This Lesson Plan provides teachers with two activities that allow students to examine the function and responsibilities of the Federal Courts and the Supreme Court of Canada. Students will engage in online research, collaboration, participation in a quiz game, and group discussion. Students can be assigned completion and participation marks and/or graded marks. Extension activities are provided involving researching suggested topics.

The development of political institutions is influenced by economic, social, ideological, and geographic factors.
government, First Peoples governance, political institutions, and ideologies
Grade 11

Electoral System Word Search

This Activity Sheet provides teachers with a fill in the blanks understanding check that reinforces the terms explained in the Elections Activity Sheet as part of the Federal Elections and Electoral Process Lesson Plan. An answer key is provided.

A society’s laws and legal framework affect many aspects of people’s daily lives
rights of individuals in Canada
Grade 11

Elections

This Activity Sheet provides teachers with a handout that explains what is required in an election and allows students a chance to write down the list of terms/concepts they find important as part of the Federal Elections and Electoral Process Lesson Plan. It can be completed in class or as homework.

A society’s laws and legal framework affect many aspects of people’s daily lives
rights of individuals in Canada
Grade 11

Federal Elections and Electoral Process: Lesson Plan

This Lesson Plan provides teachers with an in-class and/or homework activity to introduce students to the federal electoral process. Students will engage in group discussion, close reading, and recalling information. Students will be assessed on task completion and/or discussion participation. Extension activities are provided involving interviewing a local MP regarding the electoral process and a written assignment.

A society’s laws and legal framework affect many aspects of people’s daily lives
rights of individuals in Canada

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