CBC | Radio-Canada (Eng) MPTV: An Introduction to the House of Commons

CBC | Radio-Canada (Eng) MPTV: An Introduction to the House of Commons

Filmed on location in Ottawa, this video offers an overview of the grandeur, importance and relevance of Canada's Parliament, with a specific focus on the House of Commons. Students will gain insight into the role of Members of Parliament and the basic structure and functions of the House of Commons. Designed to hold the attention of students in Grades 4 to 6, the video combines an upbeat tour of the House of Commons with an interactive quiz featuring Canadian celebrities. An online teacher's guide and student activities help students appreciate that the House of Commons is a lively and fascinating forum for debate, where all Canadians, including youth, have a direct link to the governing of the country.

  • 2005
  • 00:09:31
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 11/03/2014
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Teacher Guide(s)

  • House of Commons: Classroom Activities

    House of Commons: Classroom Activities

  • House of Commons Classroom Materials: Quiz

    House of Commons Classroom Materials: Quiz

  • House of Commons Classroom Materials: Quiz Answer Key

    House of Commons Classroom Materials: Quiz Answer Key

  • House of Commons Classroom Materials: Word Bank

    House of Commons Classroom Materials: Word Bank

  • House of Commons Classroom Materials: KWL Chart

    House of Commons Classroom Materials: KWL Chart

  • House of Commons Classroom Materials: The Three Parts of Parliament

    House of Commons Classroom Materials: The Three Parts of Parliament

  • House of Commons Classroom Materials: The Three Parts of Parliament Answer Key

    House of Commons Classroom Materials: The Three Parts of Parliament Answer Key

  • House of Commons Classroom Materials: The House of Commons Map

    House of Commons Classroom Materials: The House of Commons Map

  • House of Commons Classroom Materials: What Do I Remember?

    House of Commons Classroom Materials: What Do I Remember?

  • House of Commons Classroom Materials: What Do I Remember? Answer Key

    House of Commons Classroom Materials: What Do I Remember? Answer Key

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