In-Class Ideas

(Grade 5: Social Studies) “Write A Tweet To The PM” – Article: Day In The Life Of Canada’s PM



Article: Day In The Life Of Canada’s PM
By Joyce Grant

Harper is seen here meeting with ministers and senior staff. Image: Stephen Harper Official Twitter Account







Activity: Write a Tweet to the PM

By Jonathan Tilly

1. Twitter has a limit of 140 characters (letters and spaces).

2. Make a list of five things you did yesterday. Using this list, write five Twitter messages to the PM about a day in your life

Curriculum Connection
Identify current and historical political figures and their significance; (OME, Social Studies: Grade 5).