The Labour History Project is a group of committed BC teachers — currently teaching and retired — who prepare lesson content on labour history for the BC school curriculum.

This project operates in partnership with the BC Teachers’ Federation.

Lessons based upon Knowledge Network series Working People: At History of Labour in British Columbia


The Labour Movement in British Columbia 1840-1914 | Le mouvement travailliste are an introduction to the Working People series.

Clicking on an image below will direct you to the video page, where there is a further link to  corresponding lesson plans.

SJ 12 – Labour Studies Unit Lesson Plans

Clicking on an image will direct you to the corresponding lesson plan on TeachBC, a website of teaching resources from the BC Teachers’ Federation.

New Lesson Plans

Workplace Health & Safety Lesson Plans

Legacy Lesson Plans