The Franklin Expedition
Below is the lesson outline for the Franklin Expedition (a FLEX current events session) should you wish to work at your own pace.
What is the Franklin Expedition?
Watch The Franklin Expedition from World’s Worst Maritime Disasters.
Watch the video below for background information regarding the Franklin Expedition
Read the Finding Franklin article and use the 9 questions that follow to aid you in the class discussion:
How does the recent discovery of the Franklin expedition contribute to Canadian identity?
Complete the Canada Map Assignment using an atlas
Check out this neat animated film about the discovery of Canada’s north: