Rights Angle

Human rights is the focus of this downloadable 136 page PDF document that provides excellent background for teachers as well as a variety of activities for students in Social Studies and CTS: Legal Studies.    All lessons use the newspaper as a tool to teach the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Specific reproducible newspaper articles are included followed by questions for students to discuss.     This resource is has been authorized by Alberta Education as a Teaching Resource for Grades 10 to 12 (Legal Studies and Health).

Dated Added:
March 1, 2008
Published By:
Alberta Civil Liberties Research Centre
English Only
Grades 10 - 12, Grades 4 - 6, Grades 7 - 9
CALM and Health, Legal Studies, Social Studies
Charter of Rights, Civil Liberties, Human Rights