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A Growing Community

A Growing Community

A reality-based activity allowing students to explore participatory citizenship. Students take on roles within a community in transition. They work to determine whether their community should grow and by how much. At issue are agricultural land reserves, green space, salmon habitat and a watershed.

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SFU Centre for Education, Law and Society
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last reviewed
June 2018 i Last date reviewed by a qualified expert to ensure content up-to-date. See "Tips" in Clicklaw content criteria (bottom of pageside menu) for details.
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teaching materials
community, sustainability, growth, urban development, participatory citizenship, case studies, reality based activities, lesson plans