Footprints of the past

The Government of Canada was offering free land to those who were willing to settle on the prairies. For many this was an opportunity to own land and have a better life. People were also told that there were plenty of jobs available. Some immigrants hoped to make some money and buy land or set up a business.

why come to canada?
Grades 1 and 2 students from Silver Springs school learning about their past.

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