HC 1: Birth control Rights

Aim/Rationale
The purpose of this lesson is to apply knowledge acquired in the unit “Winning of Civil Rights and Freedoms” in a new context in a unit on social change. Students will examine the controversial history of birth control in Canada through multiple perspectives. Students will gain an understanding of a socio-cultural aspect of sexuality as it relates to women’s rights and the debate over birth control.

*Lesson Plan Connections: ST 6: Contraception, ERC 1: Contraception

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