Unit 4: Going West


The First People of British Columbia:


To Bella Coola BC– A West Coast Adventure

On the West Coast – Reading and Question package

The Building of the CPR:

The National Dream – The construction of the Canadian Pacific Railway Powerpoint

The National Dream – Notes for the Powerpoint

Should Vancouver’s Chinatown become a protected site ?

UNESCO_Handout – Debate Assignment

Links to help with your argument:

List of UNESCO world heritage sites – From UNESCO

The Criteria to become a World Heritage Site – From UNESCO

Historic Chinatown – From Canada’s Historic Places

Chinatown Revitalization – From The City of Vancouver

Vancouver searches for ways to save Chinatown  – From CBC

Vancouver to apply for UNESCO designation – From The Vancouver Sun

Is Vancouver’s Chinatown world class ? – From The Georgia Straight

Vancouver City Council Apologizes to Chinese Community – From CBC

Your debate will be on Wednesday, March 28th !

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