Outcome Chart - British Columbia - Literacy Foundations - Social Studies

Skills and Processes of Social Studies

Specific Expectations

It is expected that students will:

  • apply critical thinking skills, including questioning, comparing, summarizing, drawing conclusions, and defending, to a range of issues, situations, and topics
    demonstrate effective research skills, including:
    • accessing information
    • assessing and identifying sources of information
    • collecting data
    • evaluating data
    • organizing information
    • presenting information
  • describe the attributes of active citizenship (e.g., ethical behaviour, open-mindedness, respect for diversity, and collaboration)