Image of women in uniform marching. The Words MMBC Discovers Live and WWII and Women on the Home Front are in the centre of the image.

Virtual Program: WWII and Women on the Home Front (LIVE)

Regular price $5.00 Sale

You will receive a SendOwl link to the program registration page upon purchase of this program.

The Maritime Museum of BC is going virtual with MMBC Discovers Live and many of our learning programs! Our programs have been designed using the BC curriculum, and adapted for a virtual format using everything we know about learning online!

 Join us for a program LIVE using Zoom Meetings, where they have the chance to interact with our museum educators.  After purchasing a Live program, you will receive a link to register for the Zoom Meeting.

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WORLD WAR TWO AND WOMEN ON THE HOME FRONT

Grade 10 Social Studies

The Second World War brought rapid change in technology, industry, and social roles. It also brought opportunities for BC women to contribute to the war effort. Through exploration and discovery, students will learn to read primary sources. With primary archival documents, they will discuss the roles that women played in the BC shipbuilding industry and the Women’s Royal Canadian Naval Service (Wrens), all while considering the context of the period.

Live Programs Schedule:

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 2:00 PM PST
Thursday, April 23, 2020 - 11:00 AM PST
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For more information, please email us at programs@mmbc.bc.ca. Please be aware that for the months of March and April, most museum staff will be working from home, and therefore mostly accessible by e-mail.

Please note: Registration for LIVE programs must occur at least 2 hours before the scheduled program and provide an e-mail, or we can not guarantee that you will receive the link to participate. We will contact you before the program, and are available for Zoom troubleshooting aid up to 2 hours before the program start time.