Ms. Ross Name: ___________________ Socials 11 Date: ___________________ POLITICAL CHANGE IN CANADA DURING THE 1920s THEME: REGIONALISM In the 1920s, provincial issues became more important than federal (national) issues. What were the specific issues each region of Canada faced in this decade? Complete the chart below using pp. 77-79 in Counterpoints 2nd edition. REGION Maritimes ISSUES ACTIONS TAKEN Prairies and Rural Ontario Quebec West How did regionalism impact the federal government election in 1921 and Canada’s social welfare policy? THEME: CANADA’S GROWING AUTONOMY/INDEPENDENCE During the 1920s, a number of political events helped to develop Canada’s autonomy and independence from Britain. Summarize the key ideas of the event, then analyze how this helped the nation develop independence. Use pp. 80-83 in Counterpoints 2nd edition. EVENT Chanak Crisis 1922 Halibut Treaty 1923 King-Byng Crisis 1926 Imperial Conference 1926 Balfour Report Statute of Westminster 1931 SUMMARY HOW DID THIS DEVELOP CANADIAN AUTONOMY?