- read a nonfiction article and determine important information
The Learning Task
This week we learned about how some think the name of the city of Kitchener should be changed: What’s In A Name? Locally, there continues to be controversy around how to honour imperfect historical figures.
Please consider as you are reading:
- How does the decision to keep the red paint on the statue of Sir John A. Macdonald continues the conversation about his place in Canadian history?
- Do you feel that the addition of the red paint accurately represents a more fulsome representation of Sir John A. Macdonald?
- Do you feel the statue should remain with the red paint, or be removed entirely?