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Geography of Canada
Grade 9 Academic

Interdependence of Nations

  • In Making Connections, read Chapter 34 for related material to this lesson.
  • Interdependence of Nations Slideshow
  • Interdependence of Nations Handouts
  • Trade
    • Take note of the various definitions on the Trade Terminology handout.
    • Take notes on Canada’s Trading Partners, what we trade with them, and the value of our trade with them.
    • Take notes on the various International Trade Organizations that encourage and regulate trade amongst countries.
    • Take notes on Fair Trade, and complete the Fair Trade exercise using your favourite chocolate bar.
  • Globalization
    • Take notes on Globalization, respond to the Globalization Quotes, and highlight the key phrases in the Globalization Reading.
    • Take notes on Transnational Corporations and complete the Transnational Corporation Simulation that follows it.
  • Child Labour
    • Take notes on Child Labour and the Convention on the Rights of the Child.
    • Read the emails printed in the Village Voice under the heading “Making Nike Sweat” and respond to the questions that follow them.
    • Complete the Behind the Label worksheet, using your own clothes and the table of information from the book No Logo provided.