World War II

Food and Nutrition on the Home front

Learning Goals: Students will develop an understanding of the food rationing that Canada implemented during the Second World War in order to provide food for the U.K. and war effort generally. They...

War in the Classroom

Learning Goals:  The purpose of this lesson is to show students, through presentations and activities, how the Second World War altered not only the lives of those on active service, but of those on...

The War Measures Act: What is Total War?

Learning Goals:  Students will come away from this assignment with a good understanding of the effects of the Second World War on Canada, particularly the degree of control the government exerted...