Social Studies 8

Course Description

In Social 8, students will explore what it is to be Canadian.

The purpose of social studies is to help learners know and appreciate the past, understand the present, influence the future, and make connections between events and issues of the past, the present, and the future.

Lesson plans include written instruction, some instructional video, handouts and assessment tools. Assessment will include regular submissions to the DLC teacher. Submissions will include PDF documents and sometimes will include photos of projects. All work will be typed.

Units of Study

  • Interactions and Interdependence of Nations
  • Dynamic Relationships
  • Power and Authority
  • Resources and Wealth

Course Materials

Supplied by the DLC

E-text: Pearson Saskatchewan Social Studies 8, Harcourt, C.
Lessons Booklet

Obtained by Student



Learning Mentor Required

Delivery Method

Online Asynchronous with Print resources


Grade 8

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