Our Grade 8 Social Studies Program contains four units,
This Schoolio Social Studies unit focuses on Global Settlement Patterns and Sustainability.
This 72-page unit provides lessons on ALL of the following topics related to Global Settlement Patterns:
What is Geography
Why Study Geography
What is a Settlement
Settlement Location Factors
What is Land Use
Land Use Issues
Competition for Farmland
Environmentally Sensitive Areas
Indigenous Land Claims
Population Density in Canada
Global Settlement Patterns
Adapting to Physical Features
Human Settlement and the Environment
This Schoolio social Studies unit focuses on Creating Canada, 1850-1890.
This 57-page unit provides lessons on ALL of the following topics related to this time period in Canada’s history:
The Atlantic Colonies
The Northwest and Pacific Coast
Factors Leading to Confederation
Challenges to Confederation
Red River Resistance
Confederation in Central Canada and the Maritimes
Confederation and the Indigenous
First Nations Resistance
Women and the Government
This Schoolio Social Studies unit focuses on Canada, 1890-1914 – A Changing Society.
This extensive 93-page unit provides lessons on ALL of the following topics related to this time period in Canada’s history:
Conflicts in Canada
The British Empire and Imperialism
The United States and Canada: The Klondike Gold Rush
The United States and Canada: The Alaskan Dispute and Reciprocity
Racism and Discrimination in Canada
First Nations: Treaties and the Indian Act
First Nations: The Reservation System
First Nations: The Residential School System
First Nations 1890-1914 Assessment
Research Study: Assessing Content
Each subject includes:
Full Canadian curriculum with daily lessons, exercises and activities, for the entire school year
Worksheets and exercises
If you feel that your child would benefit from a little extra Geography practice, we suggest the Complete Canadian Curriculum Grade 8 book.
Our Schoolio curriculum combines perfectly with the Complete Curriculum books.
The cost ranges from: $15-$20.
It can be found at: Costco, Indigo, Wal-Mart, Amazon or the direct link below.