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Mrs Miller Grade 6
Democracy in Action
|Name the 5 freedoms that the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms protects.
|Say what you think, Think wand believe what we like, Follow any religion we choose, Meet peacefully with others, and Give your opinion to the media
|The Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms guarantees our____________ and _____________.
|rights and freedoms
|The Charter states that "_______________________________", which means the government can limit a persons rights and freedoms.
|"subject to reasonable rights"
|When citizens in a democracy believe they are being denied these rights, they can seek what?
|Aboriginal Rights state that Aboriginal people have the rights to their _________________________________ even where there is no treaties.
|Language Rights state that citizens and federal government representatives can speak in both ___________ and ___________.
|English and French
|The more people participate in their society, the more ________________ a society becomes.
|When people become involved in an issue that benefits them personally, their actions often benefits __________.
|All Canadian citizens have the right to __________ for their provincial and federal government.
|Who chooses who forms the government?
|______________________ have a responsiblity to listen to the needs of All citizens.
|Who has to follow the Rule of Law?
|What is more important that voting in an election?
|making a difference in your society