Major Cities of Canada Teacher Resources
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Canada's Territorial Instincts
Students examine a map of Canada, differentiating among the provinces and territories. They explore the new Nunavut territory and its leader by reading and discussing "In New Land of Eskimos, a New Chief Offers Hope."
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 3 Downloads
Provinces and Capitals of Canada
Students locate Canadian provinces, territories and capital cities. They access the Atlas of Canada website along with other printed resources and use the information to locate, identify and label a map of Canada.
4th - 5th Social Studies & History 12 Views 76 Downloads
Geographical Pursuit in Canada
Young scholars participate in a game designed to introduce them to basic geography facts about Canada and it Pacific and Atlantic neighbors. They access current information on the Atlas of Canada website and complete a worksheet.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 8 Views 120 Downloads
Canada Eh? Pre/Post Tests on Canada Using GPS
Students participate in a GPS activity and answer questions about Canada. In this Canada lesson, students identify location by using a GPS Unit and latitude and longitude. Students find an Inuksuk (station) and a complete worksheet.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 46 Downloads
Canada Now and in the Future
Eleventh graders research the current and projected population density in Canada and factor in the amount of habitable land. They focus their research by completing a worksheet and consider how to lessen their own personal impact on the land.
11th Science 3 Views 7 Downloads
Canada Now and in the Future
Eleventh graders research information about Canada in The Canadian Atlas, examine human impact upon landscape of Canada, and discuss ways Canadians can preserve their land and standard of living by using country's natural resources more efficiently.
11th Social Studies & History 3 Views 10 Downloads
As Simple as Beans: Canada's Population
Students gather facts about Canada from various maps. In this Canada lesson, students use beans to relate the populations of the U.S. and Canada. Students create population distribution maps based on the placement of the beans.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 4 Views 37 Downloads
What is the Best Way To Connect Canada?
Students predict whether road, rail, waterway, air, or telecommunications is best way to connect Canada, and justify their choices taking into consideration environmental and economic concerns. Students then compare mass of materials being moved by different modes and examine how technology has reduced time needed to move letter across country.
9th - 10th Social Studies & History 3 Views 7 Downloads
What is the Best Way to Connect Canada?
Students predict which is the best way to connect Canada. They must justify their choice with research. They compare the mass of materials being moved and discover how technology has greatly reduced the amount of time needed to move goods.
9th - 10th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download
Canadian Studies Exercise
In this Canadian studies worksheet, students fill in the blanks in 10 sentences, describe the significance of 5 notable people or events, and respond to 10 true and false questions pertaining to Canada and its history.
6th - 9th Social Studies & History 5 Views 49 Downloads
Where Do Canadians Live?
Students investigate Canadian people by researching the geography of the country. In this world geography lesson plan, students identify locations within Canada with large populations based on their access to waterways. Students view and create their own maps of Canada after several days of activities.
K - 2nd Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 13 Downloads
5th Grade Social Studies Canada Unit: Lesson 3
Fifth graders look at the characteristics of British Columbia. In this Canadian social studies instructional activity, 5th graders create a fact sheet about British Columbia. They do the project on a person, event, or tourist attractions.
5th Social Studies & History 3 Views 6 Downloads
Inuits and Native Americans: Constructing Comparisons
Learners investigate the culture of the Inuit indians and make comparisons to the native tribes of America. They conduct research in small groups and concentrate on the geographical location of the tribe in order to speculate about the effect of topographical features upon lifestyle for the indians.
4th - 5th Social Studies & History 3 Views 27 Downloads
Canada, Our Neighbor to the North
Here is an outstanding series of lessons on Canada - it's geography and its history. In it, third graders locate Canada's regions, provinces, major cities, and prominent landforms. They work together in groups to gather information about Canada, and create a travel brochure about a certain area of Canada.
3rd Language Arts 18 Views 73 Downloads