Social Studies 10


Social Studies 10 focuses on Canadian history from 1815 to 1914 (pre-World War I). Students will study the evolution of responsible government, Confederation, changing relationships of Aboriginal peoples and development of the West. This will include the impact of geographical factors, immigration, changing roles of women and families on the development of Canada. Topics include Canada’s economic activities, Canadian regional geography, resource and environmental management; global and Pacific Rim trade.

Recommended prerequisites:

Recent completion of Socials 9.


Textbook – Horizons (Canada Moves West)

$75.00 refundable textbook deposit. Available at Riverside Centre, Maple Ridge.

Riverside Centre Address: 20575 Thorne Avenue, Maple Ridge, BC

You MUST have access to the internet.


Student Responsibilities

Students are expected to log onto the course and submit one assignment (or have contact with the instructor) each week. Students who do not log onto the course, or keep in contact with their instructor on a weekly basis, will be viewed as having withdrawn from the online course.

The instructor will then notify them that they are being withdrawn from the course. Students who withdraw from an online course are not allowed by Ministry of Education regulations to retake the same online course for two reporting periods.