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Prince Edward Island:  Student Centre
History 

 

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 Post-Confederation Timeline

 

 

Web Links

PEI History

The links on this page will give you more information about the history of PEI. Each link takes you to a summary of information about a topic or time period in the island's history. Click on the links in order to take a brief tour of interesting events in PEI's history.

Historical Milestones

What are some of the most important events in PEI's history? This Web site gives brief descriptions of many key events.

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Web Activity

?_Geography Post-Confederation Timeline
 

1. Click on Historical Milestones. Scroll down the page until you come to 1873,

    the year PEI joined Confederation.

2. Read through the historical milestones. Choose 8 that you think are the most

    important. Click here to download a worksheet to help you collect your

    information.

3. Once you've collected your data, create a timeline similar to the one on

    pages 8-9 of InfoCanada Prince Edward Island.

4. The Web site lists milestones to 1997. Can you think of something that's

    happened on Prince Edward Island since 1997 that you would like to include

    on your timeline?

 


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