CHC2P Applied
Canadian History since World War I

Course Summary

Subject Area Subject: Canadian and World Studies

Grade 10

Prerequisites: None

1 Credit

4 Units, 20 learning activities

This course focuses on the social context of historical developments and events and how they have affected the lives of people in Canada, including First Nations, Métis, and Inuit individuals and communities, since 1914. Students will explore interactions between various communities in Canada as well as contributions of individuals and groups to heritage and identities in Canada. Students will develop an understanding of some key political developments and government policies that have had an impact on First Nations, Métis, and Inuit individuals and communities. They will develop their ability to apply the concepts of historical thinking and the historical inquiry process, including the interpretation and analysis of evidence, when investigating the continuing relevance of historical developments and how they have helped shape communities in present-day Canada.

Course outline

Learning Activity 1 World War I in Europe

Learning Activity 2 On the home front


Learning Activity 3 When the war was over

Learning Activity 4 The Roaring Twenties

Learning Activity 5 Canada 1914 to 1929