The Leadership role of Chief Tecumseh in the Defence of Upper Canada

Leadership is an important quality during wartime. What makes a leader? Chief Tecumseh played an important part in the defence of Upper Canada in the early stages of the war. In this lesson, students will examine his leadership qualities and the details of his life.

Essential Element #1 – The World in Spatial Terms

  • Location of major human and physical features on Earth

Essential Element #2 – Places and Regions

  • Changes in places and regions over time

Essential Element #6 – The Uses of Geography

  • Influences of physical and human features on historical events.

Geographic Skill #1 – Asking Geographic Questions

  • Ask geographic questions – Where is it located?

Geographic Skill #2 – Acquiring Geographic Information

  • Locate, gather, and process information from a variety of primary and secondary sources including maps.