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Unit One B Week Seven: Canadian Scandal Lesson 2.1Complete the following tasks, record your responses on this document, submit the document (as an attachment) to Blackboard. You will need more space to record your answers; keep typing and the space will expand. 10 marksBefore Comprehending and RespondingIn this unit, you will explore one of Canada’s greatest scandals that has had long-term repercussions and continues to affect our nation and our nation’s people. Listen to and read the entire selection “A Brief History of Residential Schools: 1880s – 1996” (PDF in Lesson 2.1). 1.Why did the Government of Canada take First Nations, Métis, and Inuit children from their parents to live in Residential Schools? /5 marksThe government of Canada took Native Canadians as they wanted Europeans culture to pass on and spread. They wanted to assimilate and get rid of the Native cultures and transform the people to Europeans. They felt that European cultures are much better forthe people and country, they forced their best to change this by starting residential schools.
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