Discovering the Northwest Territories Through the Five Themes of Geography
Pupils use the Atlas of Canada to find basic geographical information about the Northwest Territories.
4th - 5th Social Studies & History 4 Views 16 Downloads
The Territories: Yukon, Northwest Territories, and Nunavut
Fifth graders research territories of Canada. In this territories instructional activity, 5th graders explore maps, handouts, and websites to gather information on the Yukon, Northwest, and Nunavut territories. Students write a report...
5th Social Studies & History
Northwest Coast Indians: Winter Celebrations Potlatch
Upper elementary learners engage in a study about the Potlatch as a Northwest Coast Indians social custom. Groups of pupils plan their own Potlatch ceremony; incorporating activities and creating gifts much like the ones that the Indians...
4th - 6th Visual & Performing Arts
Northwest Coast Indians: Spring and Summer Salmon
Here is a fabulous lesson about the cultures of the Northwest Indians. Through an exploration of a story about the Salmon People, learners study the practice of harvesting salmon and the cultural importance of salmon to the Northwest...
3rd - 6th English Language Arts
Indians of the Pacific Northwest
Pupils organize acquired information and make inferences as to the kind of habitat and its probable location. They identify and replicate art forms characteristic of the Pacific Northwest coast involving the use of ovoids and "u forms".
3rd - 5th Social Studies & History
Introduction to the Yukon Territory
Young scholars research the Canadian Yukon Territory. They access the Atlas of Canada website and use the information to describe the relative location of the Yukon Territory using cardinal directions, symbols and the Atlas legend.
1st - 5th Social Studies & History