GRADE 8
GEOGRAPHY

Patterns in Human Geography

APPLICABLE EXPECTATIONS

By the end of Grade 8, students will:

The following vignettes address these expectations:
Woo! Woo! All Aboard
Capt. Steinhoff and Shipbuilding in Wallaceburg
Boa Vinda a Canada
The Underground Railroad and the Sydenham River
Ontario’s Glass Company
The Oldest Church in Middlesex County
Settlement on the Sydenham
The Changing Landscape
The Great Enniskillen Swamp
Black Gold! The Beginnings of the Oil Industry
Neither Rain Nor Sleet or Snow
Americans Invade

Economic Systems

APPLICABLE EXPECTATIONS:

By the end of Grade 8, students will:

The following vignettes address these expectations:
Woo! Woo! All Aboard!
Amazing Maize
Tobacco Farming
Glaciers, Dirt, and the Sydenham River
Big Wheels, Keep on Turning
Boa Vinda a Canada
Lager, Ale and Mathew Bixel
Strathroy Furniture
Ontario’s Glass Company
The McKeough Floodplain
The Changing Landscape
Black Gold! The Beginnings of the Oil Industry
Neither Rain Nor Sleet or Snow

Migration

APPLICABLE EXPECTATIONS

By the end of Grade 8, students will:

The following vignettes address these expectations:
Onthaal aan Canada!
Boa Vinda a Canada
Slavery and the Sydenham River
Neither Rain No Sleet or Snow


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