Southern Alberta at War

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Mark the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War by learning about men who served on the Western Front and their families who lived in Lethbridge. Take a trip down to the archives to read actual letters and dairies from the conflict. 

Length: 90 minutes      Cost: $45 per class

This program was written to complement the Grade 4 curriculum, but it can also be used to study themes of nationalism, community, identity and stories in other grade levels. The program addresses the following curriculum objectives:

4.2.1 Appreciate how an understanding of Alberta's history, peoples and stories contributes to their own sense of belonging and identity:   

  • Recognize how stories of people and events provide multiple perspectives on past and present events.

  • Recognize British institutions and peoples as integral parts of Alberta's heritage.