How did the timber trade in Lower Canada work around 1820?

Through the analysis of historical documents, this activity will lead students to explore the various workings of the forest industry in the 19th century.

A Google document with strategy suggestions and links to Smartboard tools is available here.  




The RÉCIT univers social has produced several Learning Activities (In French) that use the texts in the Societies and Territories site.    With permission,  and distributed under the Creative Commons BY-NC-SA license, LEARN and its partners have begun the process of adapting these activities into English, and occasionally will be creating variations based on their activities.

French (If available)