A Soldier’s Account of the War of 1812
Essential Element #6: The Uses of Geography
- Influences of physical and human features on historical events.
Geographic Skill #2: Acquiring Geographic Information
- Locate, gather and process information from a variety of primary and secondary sources including maps.
Geographic Skill #4: Analyzing Geographic Information
- Use texts, photographs, and documents to observe and interpret geographic trends and relationships.
Grade 5 Social Studies
Two 60 minute classes
Students will learn the importance of examining different points of view by producing a diary from the perspective of a British soldier who fought in the War of 1812.
Alberta — Grade 5 Social Studies