Social Studies

Queenswood High School > Social Studies
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Course ID
SST
Level
Grade 7-8
Semester
Continuous
Method
In-Person, Online

In this course, students will develop an understanding of the diverse communities to which they belong. They understand who they are, where they come from, where they belong, and how they contribute to the society in which they live. Students will also explore how colonialism impacted the lives of various communities and individuals. They will also learn about Canadian citizens’ roles and responsibilities, making them responsible people at an early age.

A gateway into any profession and one of most important positions in an Organization

Prerequisite

None.

Course structure and modules

  • History
    • Canada between 1713–1800
    • Canada, 1800–1850: Conflict and Challenges
    • Creation of Canada, 1850–1890
    • Canada between 1890–1914 and in the present day
  • Geography
    • Physical patterns in the changing world
    • Natural Resources Around the World: Use and Sustainability
    • Global Settlement: Patterns and Sustainability
    • Global Inequalities: Economic Development and Quality of Life