Project 76: Gord Downie

Student Name(s): Ruby & Allison

School: Deer meadow school

Grade: 7


Research Topic / Main Questions:

Interesting facts about Gord
Information on Gords family
How he impacted Canada

Why did you choose this topic:

we found him really interesting

Please summarize your experience in researching this project?

most websites had the same information

How did you personally connect to this project?

he had four kids and I have four siblings

What are your conclusions about your topic?

Gord downie was part of the band The Tragically Hip and died of a uncurable brain cancer called glioblastoma. He married a girl named Leah Leigh Usher and had four kids with her and they got divorced in 2015.