Couples and the Law

Estimated Time: 6 hours
Level: Adult Education
Program of Study: Adult Education, English Language Arts, Anglais, langue seconde


This activity’s learning goal is to raise awareness about the law relating to couples in Quebec. Students will learn about:

  • the differences between being married and just living together
  • the status of same-sex couples
  • legal requirements for getting married

Students guess the answers to a survey, then search Éducaloi’s website, compare their answers with classmates and share discoveries.

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Learning Situation

Expressing concern and providing information about couples in Quebec