In-Class Ideas

(Grade 7: Social Studies) “Rebellion and Change” – Arab Spring


Article: Arab Spring: What’s Happening Now?
By Nancy Miller

Arab Spring Image: Rdltilh










Activity: Rebellion and Change
By Jonathan Tilly

1. List the social, economic, political, and legal changes that took place in the Canadas as a result of the rebellions.
2. Using a graph or chart, compare those changes to the ones that have taken place following the Arab Spring.

Curriculum Connection
Compare and contrast historical conflict resolution strategies with those used today to resolve disputes at home, at school, and in the community; (OME, Social Studies: Grade 7).