Synergy – Co-operation in Saskatchewan
Students will learn about early co-operation in Saskatchewan, what an organised co-operatives is, and what co-operative action means.
Moose Jaw | North Battleford | Saskatoon | Yorkton
$3 per student
Teacher Led Program led by a teacher, with guidance from Museum staff.
Students will learn about early co-operation in Saskatchewan, what an organised co-operatives is, and what co-operative action means. Particular attention will be paid to the co-operative movement in Saskatchewan. The in-museum Discovery Box program will highlight the many ways Saskatchewan’s people have demonstrated their co-operative spirit. In-classroom lesson plans focus on co-operatives in times of crisis and the spirit of co-operation at work in their families, in their school, and in their communities.
In-Museum Discovery Box Program
This teacher-led Discovery Box will highlight the many ways that Saskatchewan’s people have demonstrated their co-operative spirit. It contains artifacts related to co-operative history, including twine, a milk bottle, photographs, stock certificates, and maps. This teacher-led Discovery Box contains artifacts related to transportation history, including a model Red River Cart, horseshoe, maps, and a railway date nail.
In-Classroom Lesson Plans and Resources
Three complete in-classroom lesson plans (with material lists, Saskatchewan ‘Fast Facts’, and additional resources) available FREE in school libraries as part of the Saskatchewan 1905-2005 Guide for Teachers resources book and online.
Historical Thinking Concepts: Historical Significance
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