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The following extension activities and reference material are designed to support and extend the learning resources in the Cultivating Peace – Taking Action module.
Throughout the resource, you will see this graphic: , it indicates additional resources are available.  The table below outlines the material available and the related material within the resource.  To download individual components, click on the titles within the table below:

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Fair Trade Coffee Fact Sheet
(PDF 228KB)

This fact sheet provides an alternative method for students to get information on the Fair Trade coffee issue.  Material can be assigned as homework ahead of time or used as an extension activity. 

Theme 2
Activity 2

Page 19

A Little Aid Goes a Long Way in Uganda
(PDF 168KB)

This article demonstrates “outside the box” thinking on global issues by illustrating an alternative solution to conventional coffee farming—beyond the shift to Fair Trade.  The article and discussion questions may be used as an extension activity, homework or for an assessment activity.

Theme 2
Activity 2

Page 20

Degrees of Action Banner: Fair Trade Coffee
(PDF 184KB)

This sample answer key illustrates the range of personal actions one can take to address a specific issue, using conventional coffee farming as an example.

Theme 2
Activity 3

Page 20

Global Trivia Reference List
(PDF 224KB)

This reference list provides the sources used for the statistics and facts cited in the Global Trivia game. The references could also be used as a possible source list for student research on global issues.

Theme 3
Activity 1

Page 27

Theme 2
Assessment/Extension Opportunities
Page 21

Concept Mapping Materials
(PDF 244KB)

These materials provide support for teachers attempting to implement concept mapping within their classrooms.  It includes a completed sample, a student information handout and an assessment rubric based on concepts relating to the creation of a culture of peace.

Theme 4
Activity 3

Page 38

Making a Difference Links & References
(PDF 208KB)

This list provides sources used to compile the Making a Difference cards provided within the resource.  They include excellent references for additional student research.

Theme 4
Activity 4

Page 38

Assessment/Extension Opportunities
Page 39

One Hundred Actions to Build a Culture of Peace
(PDF 276KB)

This activity is useful in any context to help inspire students to recognize the range of possible actions that can be taken on any given issue.

Theme 5
Activity 2

Page. 46

Interviews with Youth Activists
(PDF 256KB)

The transcripts of two interviews with youth activists could be used in a variety of contexts to both inspire youth and demonstrate how other young Canadians have become leaders in their communities.

Theme 5
Activity 4

Page 47

 

Theme 3
Assessment/Extension Opportunities

Page 29

 

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