Lesson Plan One

New Perspectives on Canadian History and the Role Played by Our Early Immigrants

Grade Level: High School

When trying to gain insight into times long past, it is important to obtain information from a variety of different disciplines. In this lesson students will learn how various disciplines contribute to our knowledge of early New Brunswick society. The students will read selected essays within the Virtual Irish Trail section of the ICCANB website and suggested links, then participate in activities designed to further their understanding of the subject material while strengthening their skill sets across various learning disciplines.

Lesson Plan One contains the following sections:

Learning Objectives



Procedures for Teachers:

– Background Activities

Activity One

Activity Two

Extension Activities