Canada is a multicultural nation, which means diversity is a reality. Understanding one another, appreciating similarities within apparent differences, is the goal of this supplementary curriculum. It is designed to engage students in critical and creative thinking, developing an appreciation of differing viewpoints and perspectives. Topics encompass scientific, artistic and historical contributions and histories, cultural traditions in food, dress and spiritual practice. Activities are included throughout the curriculum, with a wide range of engaging, thought-provoking, grade-appropriate tasks, both individual and group based.