Unit 1

Bursting the Voices of Stereotypes

  • UNIT 1 Lesson plan
  • Video for UNIT 1 
  • Video Discussion guide 
  • Choose Your Voice Student Pledge Certificate 
  • Rubric 
  • UNIT 1 Glossary

Unit 2

Voices from the Past

  • UNIT 2 Lesson plan
  • Video for UNIT 2 
  • Video Discussion guide 
  • Choose Your Voice Student Pledge Certificate 
  • A Did You Ever…? student worksheet for each student 
  • Graphic Organizer 
  • Reporting the news – Preproduction exercise 
  • Rubric 
  • UNIT 2 Glossary

Fact Sheets:

  • The Roots of Slavery in Canada, 1629-1834 
  • 1907 Vancouver Anti-Asian Riot 
  • Residential Schools, 1874-1996 
  • Komagata Maru Incident, 1914 
  • Christie Pits Race Riot, 1933 
  • S.S. St. Louis, 1939 
  • Chinese Head Tax, 1885-1923 
  • Japanese Internment Camps, 1942-1949 

Unit 3

Voices from the Present

  • UNIT 3 Lesson plan
  • Video for UNIT 3 
  • Video Discussion guide 
  • Choose Your Voice Student Pledge Certificate 
  • Audio of One Tin Soldier 
  • Lyrics to One Tin Soldier 
  • Graphic Organizer 
  • Rubric 
  • UNIT 3 Glossary

Fact sheets:

  • Montreal Jewish School Firebombing 
  • Antisemitic spree in Toronto 
  • Arson attack at Pickering Mosque 
  • Murder of Nirmal Gill, Vancouver 
  • Toronto Jewish Centre vandalized 
  • Death of Neil Stonechild, Saskatoon 
  • Bullying and Homophobia 

Unit 4

Choose Your Voice

  • UNIT 4 Lesson plan
  • Video for UNIT 4 
  • Video Discussion guide 
  • Choose Your Voice Student Pledge Certificate 
  • What is a Hero? handout 
  • Graphic Organizer 
  • Choose Your Voice Worksheet 
  • Rubric 
  • UNIT 4 Glossary

Fact sheets of real-life heroes:

  • Oskar Schindler 
  • Madeleine Parent 
  • Antonine Maillet 
  • Naomi Segal-Bronstein 
  • Lincoln Alexander 
  • Nellie McClung 
  • Bromley Armstrong 
  • Jean Lumb 
  • Sempo Sugihara 
  • Maurice Richard 
  • Ryan White