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Making a Lasting Difference

This modelling the tools is incorporated into critical challenges at grades 2 and 3, however, it can be adapted for use at all grade levels.



Crawford, Janice. "Thoughtful, interesting and active... Can this be Social Studies ?" Primary Leadership, 4 (1). (2001), pp. 48-52. This edition of the journal is available from RichThinking Resources (

Hughes, Monica. A Handful of Seeds (illustrated by Luis Garay). Toronto: Lister Publishing, 1993. (ISBN 1-895555-27-2)


This lesson adapted from I Can Make Difference, edited by Mary Abbott, Roland Case and Jan Nicol (Richmond, BC: The Critical Thinking Consortium, 2002, ISBN 0-86491-262-5) pp. 75-87.) Permission granted from The Critical Thinking Consortium for use by Alberta teachers.

Assessment support provided by Alberta Assessment Consortium (AAC).

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