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Prepared Activities

Use our teaching guides to create your own learning activity! They vary in length and in target audience. Most of them are also available in French, so you can use them to teach French as a second language.

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Bioéthique: les bébés-médicaments (French Only)

Débat en classe portant sur la biotechnologie et ses aspects légaux. (FRENCH ONLY)
Level: Secondary 2, 3
Subject: Ethics and Religious Culture, English Language Arts, Law
Duration: 3 period(s)
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Discrimination at School?

This teaching tool lets students explore the themes of justice, tolerance and the accommodation of differences.
Level: Secondary 3, 4, 5
Subject: Ethics and Religious Culture, English Language Arts, Law, Anglais, langue seconde
Duration: 3 period(s)
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L'évolution du droit à l'avortement (French Only)

Cette activité porte sur l’évolution du droit à l’avortement. Les élèves exposent la position réelle d’un groupe d’influence de l’époque.
Level: Secondary 4
Subject: Ethics and Religious Culture, History and Citizenship Education, Law
Duration: 6 period(s)
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A Right to Privacy

This tool gets students thinking about why privacy rights are protected. Learning tools include discussion questions and a writing exercise.
Level: Secondary 3, 4, 5
Subject: Ethics and Religious Culture, English Language Arts, Law
Duration: 2 period(s)
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The Rights of Youth Here and Around the World

Students step into the shoes of a judge, lawyer or social worker to write a persuasive or explanatory text on the rights on youth.
Level: Secondary 4, 5
Subject: Ethics and Religious Culture, English Language Arts, Law, Anglais, langue seconde
Duration: 4 period(s)
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Legal Careers

This activity introduces students to a variety of jobs that involve the law.
Level: Secondary 3, 4, 5
Subject: Personal Orientation Project (POP), Law, Anglais, langue seconde, Exploration of Vocational Training, Adult Education
Duration: 2 period(s)
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Legal Careers in the Indigenous Context

In this activity, students learn about the variety of law-related jobs. It was designed with the realities of Indigenous people in mind.
Level: Secondary 3, 4, 5
Subject: Personal Orientation Project (POP), Work-Oriented Training Path, Law, Exploration of Vocational Training
Duration: 1 period(s)
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Don’t Fight, Mediate!

Students are asked to take on specific roles in a simulated mediation session to resolve a conflict between two teens and their families.
Level: Grade 6
Subject: Ethics and Religious Culture, English Language Arts, Law, Anglais, langue seconde, Français, langue seconde
Duration: 2 period(s)
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Criminal Trials: Actors and Steps

This activity explains the roles of people who play a part in a criminal trial, and the steps in the process.
Level: All levels
Subject: Ethics and Religious Culture, English Language Arts, Personal Orientation Project (POP), Law, Anglais, langue seconde
Duration: 1 period(s)
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Procès simulé: l'interrogatoire (French Only)

Cette activité permet de reproduire dans votre classe une étape centrale de tout procès criminel: l’interrogatoire.(FRENCH ONLY)
Level: All levels
Subject: Ethics and Religious Culture, English Language Arts, Law
Duration: 3 period(s)
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WEBQUEST – educaloi.qc.ca

Students discover a source of legal information to learn about legal issues that impact their daily lives.
Level: Secondary 3, 4, 5
Subject: Anglais, langue seconde
Duration: 2 period(s)
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School Searches and You

This activity prompts students to reflect on invasions of their privacy and learn about their rights regarding school searches.
Level: Secondary 4, 5
Subject: Anglais, langue seconde, English, language arts
Duration: 2 period(s)
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Tiens voilà l’État (French only)

Les élèves développent leurs connaissances sur ces trois sujets : l’État, la démocratie et la séparation des pouvoir (FRENCH ONLY)
Level: All levels
Subject: History and Citizenship Education, Law
Duration: 1 period(s)
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The Criminal Legal System for Teenagers

This activity explains how the criminal legal system often treats teenagers differently than adults.
Level: Secondary 3, 4, 5
Subject: Ethics and Religious Culture, English Language Arts, History and Citizenship Education, Contemporary World
Duration: 4 period(s)
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