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Telling Stories: Narratives of Nationhood

For Teachers 3rd
Three lessons make up a unit on the birth of Canada. Learners in the third grade will analyze famous works of art, research historical events, and discuss the role women played in the early development of Canada. Writing, history, and...
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Canada and The Great War (1914-1918)

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Find out what part Canada played in the first World War. Described are the war efforts, military tactics, policies, life on the home front, and war-time propaganda used by Canadians during the first great war. Image, vocabulary,...
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Social Studies 11: Canada

For Students 11th - 12th
You'll find questions regarding government, immigration, ethnic issues, suffrage, and turn-of-the-century history to complement any lesson on Canada. There are 17 questions in need of full-paragraph answers. A great resource to finish a...
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Famous Canadians

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders research the life and contribution of famous Aboriginal Canadian of their choice. In this history instructional activity, 6th graders create video about them. They present their project in class.
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First Encounters

For Teachers 4th
Fourth graders compare cultural differences. In this Canadian history instructional activity, 4th graders examine the language and cultural differences between European explorers and First Nations. In small groups, students role-play...
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Illustrated Letters

For Teachers 10th - 11th
The images and letters of Robert Harris are used to give high schoolers a glimpse into what life was like for Canadians in the 1800s. After viewing the images and reading the letters, pupils try their hand at writing letters to Robert...
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Exploring Confederation

For Teachers 10th - 11th
High schoolers consider a painting by Robert Harris which shows the important figures in early Canadian government. They identify the important figures, and each pupil chooses one to study. A living history day is held where all learners...
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The Power of One

For Teachers 10th - 12th
High schoolers examine the origins of the Canadian nation and government. They study the principles upon which each of the provinces was founded. The four-lesson plan sequence also provides opportunities for experiences in visual art,...
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Cracking the Mirror of the Past

For Teachers 11th - 12th
By viewing the works of Robert Harris, high schoolers gain an understanding of what life was like back in the Victorian era of Canada's history. They also peruse many works of Victorian era writers in order to further their understanding...
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Acadians Through the Portrait

For Teachers 7th - 9th
Another in the series of Canadian Culture lesson plans is here for you. In it, learners are invited to study the history of the Acadians; a segment of Canadian society for many generations. They utilize the images of Robert Harris, and...
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Celebrating Canada

For Teachers 4th
A wonderful series of lessons on Canada is here for your class. Fourth graders investigate the diverse cultures and ethnicities of the citizens of Canada. They study the symbols of Canada, and the festivals and national celebrations that...
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For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Young language arts pupils explore world geography through the reading of an informational text. As a class learners conduct research on the history, geography, culture, and politics of Canada while they read. They will need to define...
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Canada: History Review

For Teachers 7th - 8th
How much do you know about Canadian history? If you're from Canada you may know a lot! Review major Canadian battles, famous politicians, and provinces with your class. You'll find simple yet informative information, images, and a...
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Reality History TV

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Learners explore world history by participating in a media creation activity. In this Canadian culture lesson, students discuss the First Nations of Canada and the struggles they encountered with other settlers. Learners view media clips...
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Photo Essay: Decades of Change

For Teachers 8th
Eighth graders create photo essays about the Canadian response to World War II. In this Canadian history lesson, 8th graders conduct the research necessary to show a comparison of life for Canadians before, during, and after World War II. 
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Life on a Seigneury

For Teachers 7th - 10th
Students investigate life in New France. In this Canadian history lesson, students participate in a simulation playing the parts of settlers to New France and the government and church officials welcoming them. Students then plot land on...
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Sources of Law and Categories of Law – Formative Questions

For Students 9th - 12th
In this Canadian government worksheet, students respond to 5 fill in the blank and short answer questions based on the types of laws that exist in Canada.
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Aboriginal Quilting Activity

For Teachers K
Students explore Aboriginal culture by participating in an art activity. In this First Nation history lesson, students utilize the Internet to research images and designs from Native American culture. Students create images on quilting...
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Canadian Provinces and Territories

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders explore world geography by viewing a map of Canada. In this Canadian provinces instructional activity, 5th graders utilize the Internet to research some of Canada's history and discover the geography of the country....
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For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students explore the history of Canada by analyzing the First Nations' citizens. For this Native Canadian contributions lesson, students research the geography of Canada and create a book about the First Nations' involvement in the...
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New Brunswick

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders investigate the different provinces of Canada by examining maps.  For this Canadian geography lesson, 5th graders utilize the web to research the culture, and history of the Canadian province New Brunswick.  Students view a...
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The Amazing Maud Lewis

For Teachers 2nd - 7th
Students investigate cultural art from Canada by reading about Maud Lewis.  In this Canadian history lesson, students identify the work of Lewis by visiting her magazine website.  Students identify other heroes in Nova Scotia before...
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Canada's Constitutional Documents

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Students analyze one major constitutional document and the events surrounding it. They examine primary sources (historical documents) and draw conclusions from evidence. Students write an essay and may prepare a presentation of their...
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Canadian Foreign Policy for a New Millennium

For Students 9th - 12th
In this Canadian foreign policy worksheet, students complete a graphic organizer by filling in details about six global issues of their choosing and proposed solutions to those issues.