Amanpreet - Vancouver, British Columbia

The Story of the Century is about the life of a Soviet spy named Igor Gouzenko. Igor Gouzenko had stolen documents from the Soviet Union which showed that the Soviets were planning to take over some parts of Canada since they have an Ottawa embassy to have officers work in.

Amber - Vancouver, British Columbia

By researching the little-known side of WWI and comparing multiple factors of the five different forms of entertainment- sports,singing, newspapers, performances,and letters, to determine which form of entertainment was the most effective at distracting soldiers from the horror of the war.

Anna - Lethbridge, Alberta

My project is about recognising the Sisters of St. Martha in our community.

Annie - Vancouver, British Columbia

Marc Garneau was the first Canadian astronaut who orbited the earth

Ashlee - Val Marie, Saskatchewan

My heritage fair project is all about Hutterites and my grandpas story as once being a Hutterite. I share basic information about colonys and talk about my Grandpas story.

Asma - Montréal, Quebec

Ce projet porte sur l’incroyable découverte de l’insuline. L’entrée en scène du docteur Canadien Frederick Banting permet d’administrer avec succès un extrait pancréatique de qualité à Leonard Thompson, un diabétique gravement malade. En conséquence, des résultats spectaculaires sont alors observés. Ce documentaire retrace succinctement l’œuvre de Frederick Banting et les péripéties ayant à la découverte miraculeuse de l’insuline.

Ava - Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island

My project is about Lucy Maud's life, growing up with her and some facts and information. With my project, it comes with some rasberry cordule and Anne Of Green Gables chocolates.

Ava - Halifax, Nova Scotia

A journey through the settlement of the prairie provinces. A look at the Dominion Lands Act and the homesteader experience.

Avery - Summerside, Prince Edward Island

The focus was on Hayley Wickenheiser and her growth in female hockey. How her determination and hard work got her where she is today.

Bernz - Winnipeg, Manitoba

My project is about Winnipeg's Exchange District National Historic Site

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