Catalogue Number: UPP0102
Producer: Unlikely Pear Productions
Subject: Black History, Canadian History, Canadian Social Studies, Canadian World Studies, First Nations Studies, History, Indigenous Peoples, Science, Social Studies
Grade Level: 6 - 8, 9 - 12, Post Secondary
Country Of Origin: Canada
Copyright Year: 2019
Closed Captions: Yes
Follow host Adam Bunch as he geeks his way across the country in search of the most incredible tales in Canada's history. From Halifax Harbour to Vancouver Island, and from major cities to secluded towns, Adam shares mind-blowing historical anecdotes that have contributed to the country's unique identity.
Learn about the origins of the great Chinese migrations of the 1800s; the story of Marie-Joseph Angélique, a black slave who lived in New France during the early eighteenth century; the history of the Klondike Gold Rush and the historic fight to preserve Squamish heritage led by Haudenosaunee poet Pauline Johnson.
Approximately 5 - 15 minutes each.