Brainstorm and research as many reasons as possible why your group/region would, or would not, want to be a part of a Canada for the 21st century.
Use the Reasons to Join Chart to record your reasons.
Step 3 Research: What do you have? What do you need? (1 class)
Research and brainstorm the assets and needs of your group/region. What could you give to, share with, or trade with other regions and groups in a new Confederation What do you need that you could hope to get from other regions?
Use the Assets and Needs Chart to record your assets and needs.
Step 4 Research: What rights are important to you? (1 class)
Create a chart of rights that you hope to see upheld in your new country. What rights do you consider important enough to include in the new constitution (refer to UDHR)?
Use the Rights and Government Chart to record your decisions.
What type of government do you want the new Canada to have?
- A republic?
- A monarchy?
- A constitutional monarchy?
- A democracy?
- A dictatorship?
For this section, you will need to hand in: