Grade: 4 Date: November 9, 2020 Subject: Social Studies Topic: Who are some important people who have helped to shape my community and Jamaica as a Nation? Nation Builders are people who have a strong desire to make the lives of their fellow Jamaicans better. They were very brave and struggled to achieve the freedom we now enjoy today. Each year on Heroes Day individuals are awarded for their contribution to the nation. There are six top awards. These are : The Order of National Hero The Order of Excellence (OE) The Order of Jamaica (OJ) The order of the Nation (ON) The Order of Merit (OM) The Order of Distinction The Order of National Hero which is the nation’s highest award. Activity Seven people have achieved this award so far and they are called our National Heroes. Their names are:- 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. Answer the following questions about our National Heroes 1. He led the Morant Bay Rebellion. 2. He was the first to receive the award of National Hero. 3. This hero/heroine was a skilled fighter in bush wars. 4. This person was the first Prime Minister of Jamaica. 5. This person formed the People’s National Party (PNP) 6. He was a privileged slave who could read and write. 7. Born to a Scottish father and a slave mother.
Week 5 – Nation builders (Nov 9,2020)
- Week 5 – Nation builders (Nov 9,2020)