CHV2O Be An Active Citizen

Folded newspaper

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As a citizen living in a democratic society, you have a responsibility to inform government representatives of your opinion on significant issues.  You will:

  • select one issue that is important to you
  • research the issue (viewpoints,etc.) from local and national news sources
  • develop possible solutions
  • write a letter of concern to the appropriate person in government

Topics to choose from:

  1. Senate Reform
  2. TTC (Public Transit)
  3. Rob Ford
  4. Traffic around the school
  5. Daycare
  6. Other, with approval from teacher

CHV2O Assignment Sheet

Library Handout

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