Welcome to the Defining Moments Canada Premium Resources! Here you will find a collection of unique assets, exclusively for the use of Recovering Canada contest registrants, to help your class understand the significance of the 1918 pandemic and conduct research to prepare your commemorative project. The resources will be regularly updated as more ideas and lessons become available. As a registrant for the project, you have special access to this free material to use in your classes and share with your colleagues.
Inquiry Tools for Teaching the 1918 Pandemic
Evaluation Rubric for Judging Final Projects
Inquiry Lesson Models
VR App Game A virtual reality game created by Aaron Lee, Balaji Venkatesh, Ethan Wong, Robert Cai, and Timothy Chan of Markville Secondary School, with the support of their teacher, Ms. Adrienne Chong. (A download from Google Play.)
Unity 1918 An MP4 video of the production of the play “Unity 1918” (coming soon).
Stepping Out with the Spanish Lady An iBook on the Spanish Flu Pandemic in Canada created by Mike Clare. (Note: you will need a Mac or an IOS device with the iBooks application installed to access this iBook.)
Beyond the Battlefield: Part 1 & Beyond the Battlefield: Part 2 A graphic novel (PDF in 2 parts) providing different perspectives on the Spanish Flu Pandemic. Created by Carol Zhou, Carol Li, and Catherine Zhang of Markville Secondary School, with the support of their teacher, Ms. Adrienne Chong.
Challenge and Change: Health & Disease – an example of a research and inquiry learning project, created by high school students using a website as their medium of choice.
Submit Your Project
The “Recovering Canada” Contest is now closed.