The Student Book features enduring concepts and timeless understandings, written around an essential question/inquiry-based framework. This comprehensive, yet concise framework ensures the book will remain accessible, relevant, and affordable. Discipline-based thinking concepts are also integrated throughout the text.
The Investigations Online Student Website is a dynamic, interactive resource designed to make inquiry-based learning manageable, fun, and effective. This website provides students with anytime, anywhere access to classroom-ready investigations, interactive investigation guides, multi-media primary and secondary sources, an interactive e-Book edition of the Student Book, and downloadable content. The platform is updated annually based on user feedback.
The Investigations Online student website explores the Essential Questions and Big Ideas by means of Investigation Questions. To see the complete Instructional Framework, a href="http://www.oupcanada.com/school/email/upload/CI%20Civics%20Matrix.pdf"click here/a.
This student bundle includes one copy of the Civics and Citizenship Student Book and a 1-Year, Single-User License to the Civics and Citizenship Investigations Online Student Website.
About the authors
Born in the village of Carpanzano in Calabria, Italy in 1951, Angelo Bolotta emigrated to Canada in 1955. He graduated from the University of Toronto with an Honours B.A. in economic geography in 1973, and a Bachelor of Education (in geography and economics) in 1974. He also obtained a Master of Education in Curriculum and Assessment in 1988 from the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education. Angelo is a career educator, curriculum leader, administrator, consultant, university instructor and author with over 40 years of experience in public education. He started teaching with the Toronto Catholic District School Board in 1974, and retired in 2009, after serving his last 18 years as a secondary school principal and curriculum leader. He continued his teaching career as an instructor and supervisor with Niagara University from 2007–2014. Angelo is the author of numerous textbooks and educational publications about civics, Canadian history, economics, the immigrant experience, and student assessment.
Chelsea Donaldson is a Canadian non-fiction writer and editor. She is the author of many popular Canada Close Up books about the wild animals that inhabit Canada. Chelsea has also written several children's books about famous Canadians, including Donovan Bailey, an Olympic gold-medalist runner; Marilyn Bell, who swam across Lake Ontario non-stop; and Michael J. Fox, a Hollywood superstar. Chelsea's books are informative, fun, and give readers a great understanding of Canada. She lives in Guelph, Ontario.
Other titles by Angelo Bolotta
Daring to Dream
A Handbook for Hope in the Time of Trump
Civics and Citizenship Course Guide
Civics and Citizenship Student Website
School Unlimited-Users License
Civics and Citizenship Student Book
Active Citizen: You Can Make A Difference
You Can Make a Difference
Economics Now: Analyzing Current Issues
Test Item Bank
Analyzing Current Issues