Across Cultures

For teachers

Explore teaching content for high school students about the themes discussed on this site.

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Introduction

How can Canadians participate with integrity and openness in an increasingly diverse society? This is the question posed at the heart of the website. Teachers and students are invited to respond using Across Cultures’ multimedia and text resources.

> Consult this short presentation of the site

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Lesson plans

One general lesson plan for the site, six thematic unit guides, a media literacy unit guide for the Cinema and Representation section and several film-specific lesson plans have been prepared by specialists for secondary school teachers and students. Online versions, printable and modifiable.

> Consult the lesson plans

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Glossary of terms relating to cultural diversity

This explains some of the terms used on this site.

> Consult the glossary

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List of written resources for the classroom

A single page of written resources for more about subjects treated on this site.

> Consult written resources

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List of Web links of interest for the classroom

A single page of Web links for more about subjects treated on this site.

> Consult links