Social Studies Group Project
The students of Grade 5 will be starting work on a Group Project. The majority of the work will be required to be completed in-class.
ADVICE & TIPS!!
-Creativity is encouraged in all aspects (e.g. board, characters, how to win).
-Co-operation with other group members can make or break your work.
-Try giving each group member 1 task to focus on at a time to work more efficiently.
Objective: Create an "Adventure in Early Canada" board game
Groups: 2-5 Students
Materials: - Construction Paper
- Chart Paper
- A few other crafting materials from home are accepted
Other Instructions: - Must be completed in class
- Must have clear rules
- Must feature realistic characters and "setting"
- Must be related to in-class learning
Character Ideas: fur traders, explorers, Natives (e.g. Huron, Iroquois), Samuel de Champlain, French/British soldiers, Jesuit priests/nuns, etc.
Playing space ideas: - woods and rivers, Map of Ontario, Map of Canada, other Canadian-inspired designs
Styles of games: Trivia cards for special spaces, roll dice to travel start to finish, compete for resources against other players, or come up with you own ideas.
Due: Nov 20, 2014
Islamic Studies Quiz
Students will be expected to know the names of Allah (Eng and Arabic) found on pages A28-A37
as well as the related healthy habits talked about on the same pages.
Quiz will be next Thursday (Oct 30)
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