Québec Mosaic

Québec Mosaic is a three video series (originally produced in slide-tape format) designed to introduce pupils to the historical, geographical and economic backgrounds of different regions of Québec. While the programs were designed for the Cycle II and III Elementary Social Studies curriculum, teachers of secondary History and Geography courses may find them useful as well.

This video series features the experiences of Québec's English-speaking community, aims to "bring the past alive" by basing each program on the adventures of real-life historical figures.

Épisodes

  • Building the Victoria Bridge - Part 1

    Durée : 0:16:33
    This two-part program recounts the exciting story of the building of the Victoria Bridge, considered to be the most challenging engineering project of the midnineteenth century. While the program focuses on historical figures and their adventures, a number of historical themes pertaining to...
    Classification
    • Primaire 2e cycle P2 Primaire 2e cycle
    • Primaire 3e cycle P3 Primaire 3e cycle
    • Secondaire 1er cycle S1 Secondaire 1er cycle
    • Secondaire 2e cycle S2 Secondaire 2e cycle
    • Secondaire 2e cycle 3e année S23 Secondaire 2e cycle 3e année
    • Secondaire 2e cycle 4e année S24 Secondaire 2e cycle 4e année
    1984
  • Building the Victoria Bridge - Part 2

    Durée : 0:18:01
    This two-part program recounts the exciting story of the building of the Victoria Bridge, considered to be the most challenging engineering project of the midnineteenth century. While the program focuses on historical figures and their adventures, a number of historical themes pertaining to...
    Classification
    • Primaire 2e cycle P2 Primaire 2e cycle
    • Primaire 3e cycle P3 Primaire 3e cycle
    • Secondaire 1er cycle S1 Secondaire 1er cycle
    • Secondaire 2e cycle S2 Secondaire 2e cycle
    • Secondaire 2e cycle 3e année S23 Secondaire 2e cycle 3e année
    • Secondaire 2e cycle 4e année S24 Secondaire 2e cycle 4e année
    1984
  • The Squire of the Great Kettle

    Durée : 0:16:02
    In 1800, “Squire” Philemon Wright established a settlement near the Great Kettle (or Chaudière Falls) on the Ottawa river. The settlement later became the city of Hull, Québec. Wright also founded the Ottawa Valley timber trade, which became a major Québec resource industry. This program recounts...
    Classification
    • Primaire 2e cycle P2 Primaire 2e cycle
    • Primaire 3e cycle P3 Primaire 3e cycle
    • Secondaire 1er cycle S1 Secondaire 1er cycle
    • Secondaire 2e cycle S2 Secondaire 2e cycle
    • Secondaire 2e cycle 3e année S23 Secondaire 2e cycle 3e année
    • Secondaire 2e cycle 4e année S24 Secondaire 2e cycle 4e année
    1984