Here is an activity to help
you gather information from the one of the Web sites:
Canada's National Archives calls
itself "a treasure house of the memory of Canada." At this Web site you
can find information about everything to do with Canada's past and present.
Click on the digital archives to see lots of illustrations and photos
about the people, places, and events in Canada's past and present.
1. Click here to visit the Alberta Government Web site.
2. At the Web site, click
on government at a glance from the blue
the left hand side. Then click on ministry overviews in
3. Choose two ministries to
research. Find out:
a) the name
of the minister for each ministry you choose
b) the major
responsibilities for each ministry
news stories about each ministry
Click here to download a worksheet to record your information.
4. Choose one of the ministries
from your chart and prepare a class
about the ministry, its current minister, and its
Be sure to include appropriate pictures and