Updated April 14th, 2014 We have created this practice test to help you prepare for the Canadian Citizenship Test. The practice test consists of over 100 multiple choice questions derived from the book Discover Canada, on which the test is based. The Chinese version of Discover Canada is available. See our Preparation Booklet [PDF] and Appendix [PDF] for questions and answers pertaining to Richmond. Contact your local public library for information specific to your region.
This REVISED Canadian Government and Citizenship unit includes levels of government, elections, citizenship, immigration, rights & responsibilities, etc. It now also includes an inquiry-based "Community Mapping" lapbook project to meet the new 2013 Ontario Social Studies curriculum for Grade 5/
GRADE 5: SOCIAL STUDIES: People and Environments: Teaching Charter of Rights and Freedoms, Government Charter of Me Activity (charter of rights and freedoms) Lesson plans, handouts, unit plans. Would use these as a basis for planning unit.
Acquaint students with federal, provincial/territorial, and municipal governments which govern Canada, as well as the various responsibilities and government officials of each level. This 2 page resource includes a chart for students to record their research about the names of the officials and their local representatives for each level.