VOLinC_Week 1

Week 1  – Introduction to the culture of volunteering

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this week, you will be able to:

  • understand the significance of volunteering in Canada
  • compare the culture of volunteer work in your home country with the one in Canada


You will:

  • write a short paragraph comparing volunteering in your home country and in Canada
  • answer a few questions about volunteering in Canada to demonstrate your understanding

Workshop Goals

Learning Goals

  • To understand why volunteering is important in Canadian culture
  • To compare volunteering in Canada and in your home country

Language Goals

  • To learn compare/contrast vocabulary
  • To write a short paragraph using a topic sentence, supporting details and a concluding sentence

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