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Canadian Points of View


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Suitable for: Grades 4 to 12

Brief Description: Resources that explore opposing sides of current issues from Canadian perspectives. Useful for writing essays, and points for debates.


Vendor Description: Containing resources that present multiple sides of a current issue — including information on key topics of interest to Canadian researchers — this database helps students develop persuasive arguments and essays, better understand controversial issues, and develop analytical thinking skills. Includes more than 820 main essays on 200 topics. Subjects include: Aboriginal people, citizen’s rights, the environment, global issues, health and medicine, media, social issues, technology, and women’s issues. This database is also useful for debates and essays.

Student's Resources:
- Generate MLA, APA, and Chicago style citations by clicking on "Cite" in the right-hand menu of any article.

Teacher Resources:
- Help documents and tutorials about advanced searching, browsing, saving and other features of the Canadian Points of View database can be found Here.

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