Francophone History in St. Albert

Grade(s): 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, and 12

Location: Little White School

Program Delivery: In Person

Students will explore the impact of early Francophone families in the region and begin to recognize Francophone influences in their local communities. Using their creativity, along with photographs, maps, historic information and stories, students will research important historic characters and topics as part of a group presentation.



  • Francophone presence in Western Canada
  • Local and Regional History


Student Outcomes

  • Recognize the history of the French language and the vitality of Francophone communities as integral parts of Alberta's heritage 
  • Use their skills of skimming and scanning to gather relevant information