ELA A30 Jan 12/17 B16 Arriving in Canada Today
There are discussions online by Canadians who argue Canada should not support as many immigrants as they do and instead spend more money on First Nations needs or address our Homelessness problem.
What is it really like living as an immigrant in Canada today? Are the treatments and attitudes towards them improved over how they were treated in the last 50 years?
There are a few online resources that go along with this next section, exploring what it’s like being an immigrant today in our current society.
CBC Ideas Podcast: In Their Shoes
A Day in the Life of Acsana Fernando – what is it like to step inside an immigrant woman’s daily life activities?
Comparing an Audio Text to a Visual Text: does seeing change how you take in / make connections to a topic?