LESSON PLAN:

Comparison of hometown life with that of life in a Canadian city

By: Melinda Butler Schaddalee, Goshen Middle School; Goshen, IN, 6/15/1997

Purpose:

Comparison of hometown life with that of life in a Canadian city will enhance students’ abilities to research, mentally relate point `a’ to point `b’ and comprehend life in another location.

Grade Levels: 6-9

Geography Standards Addressed:

Objectives: Upon completion of this lesson, students will

Materials Required:

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NOTESHEET CANADA

 

 

What is the Name if your community? _________________________________________

 

Do they say where this name originated? _____________ If yes, where?______________

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List 5 "Places of Interest" that was included in your information and write at least two sentences about each place.

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Name One thing that the website authors think is the Best thing about their community.

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Name one thing that they would like to change.__________________________________

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Find Three words in French (try looking in the French language section) and write them down. Try to find out what they mean!!

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Other notes and information you might not want to forget!!

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Compare Your community with the Canadian community that you have been reading about.

 

YOUR COMMUNITY CANADIAN COMMUNITY

Weather

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Things Young People Like to Do

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Tourist Attractions

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Types of Jobs

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Best Things About Your Community

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Things That Need Changed

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School

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Other

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