Hello Talons, I am looking forward to our end of the year Confederation Conference. Please peruse the following resources.

REQUIRED Viewing Homework:

Canada: A People’s History – The Great Enterprise – Please watch from 48:00 to 1:17:30 by Friday

 

Grade 10 Founding Father / Mother Counterparts:

ENGLAND

Aislyn

England

Queen Victoria

CANADA WEST

Lucas

Canada West

George Brown

Charlotte

Canada West

Anne Brown

Jiwon

Canada West

James Cockburn

Deon

Canada West

Sir John A. Macdonald

Sid

Canada West

William McDougall

CANADA EAST

Owen

Canada East

George-Etienne Cartier

Jason

Canada East

Sir Alexander Tilloch Galt

Liam

Canada East

Thomas D’Arcy McGee

Meesh

Canada East

Sir Etienne Paschal Tache

THE MARITIMES (NEWFOUNDLAND)

Yuwen

The Maritimes

Charles Fox Bennett

Nicole

The Maritimes

Frederick Carter

Elyjah

The Maritimes

Sir Ambrose Shea

NEW BRUNSWICK

Phia G.

New Brunswick

Edward Barron Chandler

Sam

New Brunswick

John Mercer Johnson

Tony

New Brunswick

Samuel Leonard Tilley

Michelle Y

New Brunswick

Fictional Historical Actor

Lauryn

New Brunswick

Charles Fisher

PEI

Emily

Prince Edward Island

George Coles

Mackenzie

Prince Edward Island

Mercy Coles

Melissa

Prince Edward Island

John Hamilton Gray

Sophia M

Prince Edward Island

Thomas Heath Haviland

Tori

Prince Edward Island

Edward Palmer

NOVA SCOTIA

Megan

Nova Scotia

Sir Adams George Archibald

Connor

Nova Scotia

Jonathan McCully

Carter

Nova Scotia

Sir Charles Tupper

Nathan

Nova Scotia

Joseph Howe

Additional Optional Reading:

“Green Terror: The Fenian raids on Canada might seem comical today, but back in 1866 the threat posed by Irish insurgents was no laughing matter” by Steven Henry Martin