S4 E9 A young mans journey from Syria to Canada ft. Mohammad, hosted by Owen

By Rebecca Chambers

Rebecca Chambers is a social science teacher at John McCrae Secondary School in Ottawa, Ontario. In this podcast, students from her project-based learning classes talk about the work that they are doing throughout the year.

In this episode Owen interviews his classmate Mohammad who came to Canada in 2016 as a refugee by way of Syria and Jordan. Mohammad shares his journey from leaving friends and family and the food and weather that he misses dearly. He also shares about what it was like to come to Canada and learn a new language and culture very quickly. Thank you Mohammad for sharing your story.