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Manitoba: Government & Society Student Centre

Web Links

Here are some Web sites to help you with your research.

Web Activity

Here is an activity to help you gather information from one of the Web sites:


?_Geography Newspaper Article

 

 

Web Links

 

CBC News Archives  

For more than 70 years the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation has been an important observer, recorder and player in Canada's cultural and political landscape. Click on the "Archives" link in the menu on the left-hand side of the home page to find a selection of radio and television clips from the Archives of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. CBC includes a list of "unforgettable moments" in Canada and world history.

TimeLinks  

The TimeLinks Historical Reference section of this Web site is designed to help you explore themes and ideas in Manitoba history from 1910-1920. Many images are included in the information about Manitoba's people, communities, and important events of this decade.

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Web Activity

?_Geography Newspaper Article
 

In this activity you will read about people included in the " TimeLinks" Web site and write a newspaper article reporting on the life and accomplishments of the person you chose.

1. Visit the TimeLinks Web page.

2. Go to the " Reference Section" of the main menu, and click on " Go to the

    Subject Index" .

3. Scroll down to the heading "people". Read a few of the entries.

4. Choose a person who interests you and use the information on the Web

    site to write a newspaper article. Use the 5Ws plus How formula to

    summarize information about the person you chose. Click here to

    download a worksheet on which to collect your information.

 


 

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