Unit Theme Resources

Below are links to various materials we've created to support students' work on the unit theme: Movement and Transformation.


Think Like a Geographer

Here are links to Internet resources that can be used to support instruction of the “Think Like a Geographer” feature for this unit: How Did Immigrants Affect Vancouver?

Dr. Sun Yet-Sen Classical Chinese Garden
Nestled behind the high white walls in Vancouver's Chinatown is the exquisite Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden. Take a virtual walk through the garden of a Ming Dynasty Scholar.
http://www.vancouverchinesegarden.com/

Links for Citizenship

Here are links to Internet resources that can be used to support instruction of the “Citizenship” feature for this unit: What Are You Proud Of?

The Pledge of Allegiance: A Short History
This site contains a brief essay on the history of the Pledge of Allegiance. Topics of this essay include why author Francis Bellamy developed the pledge, and how portions of the pledge have been modified over time.
http://www.vineyard.net/vineyard/history/pledge.htm