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Rescue at Fort Edmonton Study Guide
Rescue at Fort Edmonton Novel Study Guide (pdf below) is a free, downloadable resource that combines language arts exercises with social studies activities to bring portions of Alberta's history to life.
On Alberta Education’s Grade 4 Social Studies authorized reading list, (page 21)
Historical background includes:
Emily Murphy and the Famous Five
Wop May and his fight with the Red Baron
The 1929 Mercy Flight into northern Alberta
Chief Factor John Rowand
Rowand's marriage to Metis woman Louise Umfrieville
The Temperance Movement
This information is reinforced with then-and- now activities, crossword puzzles, character trees and more.
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