Miss Sherwood's Civics Class

"Democracy functions best when we have an active citizenry"

SUMMATIVE PROJECT WORTH 30%!

Link to the project below:

Start date: Wednesday Jan. 13th You will have 8 in class days to complete this task. Use your time wisely so that you don't have to do work at home :)

Presentations will be on Friday Jan. 22nd AND Monday Jan. 25th


https://www.smore.com/e5682-civics-final-summative


MAJOR PARTY POLITICAL PLATFORMS-

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1QoC7gPdAGrXv9MOJV79LzZIC3Y3IrE4AFJpmQByjD1Y/edit?usp=sharing

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Here you will find links to articles, work sheets and some assignments. Remember to save this page as a favourite on your device!

December Links

December 1- Investigating Political Parties of Canada

Links to websites for research

http://www.icanparty.ca/home.php

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1NjBa6IKJcpEq6F77NK_fcpuMaL4OE2R4yIUkFRv4Ogk/edit?usp=sharing

December 3- Political Attack Ads

Create your own attack ad!

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1DBUnGkYSo2e5QZdtdt93eAM1a03-oHLrZWzZf4-uW-Q/edit?usp=sharing

http://www.thestar.com/news/federal-election/2015/08/06/watch-the-evolution-of-the-canadian-attack-ad.html

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S_UNNhWmXxE&list=PLSQ2-76WsPuGl9byCCPqPcKqVFIDbBoV_&index=3

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jtrMViODsVY&index=8&list=PLSQ2-76WsPuGl9byCCPqPcKqVFIDbBoV_

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qZch23IDXPQ

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c86-9HitWg0

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PELL5z6ikxs\

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VpajLTLWxGk

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S1OX414hNvc


December 10


How a Bill becomes a Law


http://www.parl.gc.ca/About/Parliament/SenatorEugeneForsey/inside_view/follow_bill-e.html

Current Bills- Good for you to see the structure for your good copy!http://www.ontla.on.ca/web/bills/bills_detail.do?locale=en&Intranet=&BillID=3005

Bill to Law Assignment

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1VkVROTn7r5_31G5YJkXt5kynqm2Jor2tJb91nTr9b2g/edit?usp=sharing



JAN. 4th ELECTIONS IN CANADA

First Past the Post

https://www.youtube.com/watch?list=PLE0dYpVCw9bYWQIuI1pr0L-ptCk5EpWYn&v=oYTE3dtCLwY&feature=player_detailpage

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/globe-debate/editorials/want-to-rewrite-canadian-democracy-hold-a-referendum/article27969331/

Jan. 5th- Elections in Canada

Voter Apathy Advertisement

https://docs.google.com/a/centralpeelss.org/document/d/1pMmPVK9bHW9IF9s0hm9ztL6eeVcoeeeCqJay9BG7B3U/edit?usp=sharing

How Elections Work

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1ox-X__dduc-nZaRtpuLW7NxVHcMbtCjYFP_wucN20o4/edit?usp=sharing


JAN. 7th- Who should you vote for?

http://www.politicswatch.com/vote_selector_quiz.htm

Terms to review for Quiz tomorrow

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1HRQxff2jtYYv1BCKXon7MFPDP_6N08xquA5HeslmMWQ/edit?usp=sharing

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