Social Studies 8 Unit 3.3

Impact of WWII

8.3.3 analyse the effect of the impact of WWII on Canada and her people
• describe the experiences and attitudes of Canadians during WWII
• examine how the war strained ethnic and cultural relations within our nation, including the Maritimes, and Newfoundland
• analyse the economic, social, and political changes as a result of WWII
• examine Canada’s reaction and response to the moral and ethical issues raised by events such as the Holocaust and the use of the first atomic bombs