Canada: The Story of Us New Identity (1946-1970)

Canada: The Story of Us New Identity (1946-1970)

Canada experiences a boom time after the war, but not all are happy with the status quo. They seek to reshape the country and challenge dark legacies of injustice. The circle of Confederation grows and Canada emerges as a complex and cosmopolitan nation on the world stage. Features stories/events include: Newfoundland joins Confederation, Viola Desmond and civil rights in Canada, residential schools and the fight over Blue Quills, the Richard Riots, the (not so) Quiet Revolution. Important note for teachers: This series is intended to be used in conjunction with the Canada: The Story of Us teacher guide that includes activities and primers expanding on themes raised in the series. Warning: This program contains scenes that some viewers may find disturbing. Viewer discretion is advised.

  • 2017
  • 00:44:16
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 10/10/2017
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Teacher Guide(s)

  • Canada: The Story of Us Teacher Guide

    Canada: The Story of Us Teacher Guide

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