Project 75: Louise McKinney

Student Name(s): Megan

School: Ecole Deer Meadow School

Grade: 7


Research Topic / Main Questions:

How did Louise McKinney impact women’s rights throughout Canada?

Why did you choose this topic:

I think she was an inspirational woman who strongly influenced women’s rights in Canada and in Alberta where I live.

Please summarize your experience in researching this project?

I enjoyed researching my project and I also travelled to the town where she lived and that gave me a different perspective because I was experiencing it myself.

How did you personally connect to this project?

I think it is important to educate ourselves on the history of women’s rights and because it is a passion of mine.

What are your conclusions about your topic?

I learned some very interesting history of Alberta and the people who helped to shape our province. I am glad that I chose Louise McKinney to do my project on.