The Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms became law in 1982. Before that, some people had to fight to have the same rights as other citizens in Canada. Even today, cases of discrimination are fought in the courts. Social justice activists are people who push governments, organizations, and other people to treat everyone fairly and equally. However, making Canada a better country is everyone’s responsibility. What can you do? Read on to find out.
Rights and Equality
|Dimensions||30.5 × 23 × .41 cm|
Cross-Curricular, Guided Reading, Independent Reading, Inquiry, Literacy, Shared Reading, Struggling Readers
Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, Nunavut, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Saskatchewan
Language Arts/English, Social Studies/History