Sir John A. MacDonald invented the Death Star: DVSS Students practice critical thinking

Sir J.A. MacDonald: Creator of the Death StarSir J.A. MacDonald: Creator of the Death Star

DVSS Students studying social studies are developing skills of critical thinking that include:  distinguishing fact from opinion; considering the reliability and accuracy of information; determining diverse points of view, perspective and bias; and considering the ethics of decisions and actions.

Alberta Education. Social Studies Program of Studies

The Problem with Fake News (and how our students can solve it)