Canada: The Land, History & Stories Grade 5 Alberta Curriculum
This book was designed to cover expectations in the Alberta Grade 5 Social Studies curriculum. This book is organized into four integrated, multi-day lessons that can be adopted in many ways to suit the variety of needs and interests in...
Canadian Peacekeepers Grades 5-8
Since the end of World War II, the United Nations has sent peacekeeping forces to many areas in the world, to help maintain peace and order. Canada's military, as peacekeepers', has been very involved in missions that took place at...
Fathers of Confederation Grades 4-8
On July 1, 1867, Upper and Lower Canada, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia entered into a union known as a confederation and became the country now known as Canada. Study the group of individuals who helped bring about confederation, the...
Le Moyen Age 4e à 6e année
Plongez vos élèves dans une époque toute différente de la leur. Grâce aux 45 activités de lecture, d'étude des mots, de langage, de grammaire et de recherche que propose ce cahier, ils découvriront des faits intéressants au sujet, notamment, du...
Legends Grades 4-6
Long Ago Legends Provide Literary Lessons Today. Hold students' interest with legends that have been handed down from generation to generation. Students will research where legends originated, the facts behind legends, and their spiritual significance. Additional activities provide practice for...
Les autochtones de l'Amérique du Nord 4e à 6e année
Tu apprendras tout ce qu'il faut savoir au sujet des croyances des Amérindiens et des Autochtones des plaines et des forêts du Nord ainsi que de la façon dont l'homme blanc a modifié leur mode de vie. L'ouvrage comprend 78...
Let's Look at Canada Grades 4-6 (Canadian History)
Students will be amazed by the development of this country as you travel through our history with the 13 reading information cards, and theme test provided. Reading information topics include: an introduction to Canada First Canadians Vikings Settlers from France...
Moments in Canadian Black History Grades 5-8
Fascinating Facts and Interesting Events, Build Comprehension Skills. By presenting little-known facts, this resource provides an intimate view of people and events in Canadian history. Activities in this resource serve as a springboard for dialogue, with a wide range of...
Native People of North America Grades 4-6
Study the Algonquin's, Plains and Northern Forest Natives of North America. Step through time and view the world from the Canadian Native perspective - rich in nature and philosophy. Compare the traditional way of life with modern society while learning...
Prime Ministers of Canada Grades 4-8
Canada has been a united country since July 1, 1867, and in that time has had a variety of leaders who have seen our country through peace and war, wealth and depression, as well as many challenging world events. Students...
Provinces et territores du Canada 3e à 5e année
Incitez vos élèves à mieux connaître le Canada! Découvrez ce beau pays qui est le nôtre en étudiant les provinces et territoires du Canada. Cette unité, divisée par province ou territoire, contient quarante-huit activités de recherche, d'art, de géographie et...
Famous Canadian War Heros from the First & Second World War Gr. 4-6
Students will learn about these 5 Canadian war heroes from World War I and II. A follow-up worksheet is provided. Billy Barker Buzz Beurling Billy Bishop A. Roy Brown Andrew Mynarski Four pages including an answer key.
Immigration Before & After World War II Gr. 4-8
At The End Of This Lesson, Students Will: • Understand Why Immigration Increased Before And After World War Ii. • Understand How The Canadian Government Restricted Immigrants. • Understand The Reasons For Restrictions On Immigration. 6 Pages, With Answer Key.
Immigration Laws After 1945 In Canada Gr. 4-8
At The End Of This Lesson, Students Will: • Understand How And Why Immigration Legislation Changed After 1945. • Understand The Importance Of The Canadian Citizenship Act Of 1947. • Understand The Reasons Immigration Legislation Is Continually Changing. 12 Pages,...
Immigration Laws Before 1945 In Canada Gr. 4-8
At The End Of This Lesson, Students Will: Understand How Immigration Laws Changed From 1867 To 1945. • Understand The Restriction Placed On Immigration To Canada. • Understand Why Immigration Was Encouraged. • Understand The Regulations For Acquiring Canadian Citizenship...
John McCrae Gr. 4-6
Students will learn about John McCrae and his poem "In Flanders Fields". A follow-up worksheet is provided, along with a copy of the poem. Three pages including an answer key.
Lest We Forget Research & Brainstorming Activities Grades 4-6
Nine brainstorming activities, designed for learning centres on the theme of Remembrance Day. If You Could Wish Upon a Star..... Remembrance Day Is..... War Alert! A Remembrance Day Poster Fighting at the Front Acts of Courage Planning an Interview Ruled...
Louis Riel Day Grades 4-6 Google Slides & Printables Distance Learning
Louis Riel Day celebrates the life of a rebel who fought for the rights of his people, the Metis. Share his life story and this celebration with your students. The follow-up focuses on the students' ability to recall events and the...
Remembrance Day Creative Writing Activities Gr. 4-6
Ten creative writing activities, designed for learning centres on the theme of Remembrance Day. Five pages
The Flowers of Remembrance Activity Gr. 4-6
Students will learn the history of the poppy and the reason for our wearing it the days leading up to and on Remembrance Day. A follow-up worksheet is provided. Three pages including an answer key.
The National War Memorial and Remembrance Day Service Gr. 4-6
Students will read about the National War Memorial in Ottawa and the Remembrance Day service held on November 11th. A follow-up worksheet is provided for both information pages. Four pages including an answer key.
The Peace Tower Gr. 4-6
Students will learn about the Peace Tower, the Carillon of Bells, the Memorial Chamber and the Book of Remembrance. They will learn about the reasons for the Peach Tower being built. A follow-up worksheet is provided. Three pages including an...
Two Minute Silence Activity Gr. 4-6
Students will learn the reasons and where the two-minute silence became a part of our Remembrance Day service held on November 11th. A follow-up worksheet is provided.
Abolition: Slavery's End- Canadian Black History Worksheet Gr 4-8
Students will read about the end of slavery in Canada. This lesson includes teacher information on the reasons Canadians celebrate Black History in February, teaching suggestions and ideas for guest speakers, and related websites. A Canadian Black History Timeline includes significant...
Amazing Aztecs Grades 4-6
Discover the ancient world of the Aztec people, the island city of Tenochtitlan, The Temple Quarter, royal palaces, Montezuma the King, the Spanish Conquest, and more. Integrating history and language arts curriculum, this resource provides activities in reading comprehension, creative...
Amazing Facts in Canadian History Grades 4-6
Mystery, Myth, or Fact? With this resource, students will learn little known facts about different aspects of Canada's history, as well as events and personalities in Canada's history. Also included are discussions on mysteries from Canadian history for students to...
Ancient China Grades 4-6
There is so much more to be discovered about ancient China than the 'Great Wall'. Can you actually see it from Mars? Was spaghetti really a Chinese food? Learn more about Ghenghiz Khan, Marco Polo, the Dynasties and so much...
Ancient Egypt Grades 4-6
Discover Ancient Cultures with Informative Worksheets! Study the people and cultures of the ancient civilizations while learning about their magnificent achievements in architecture, government, science, philosophy, arts, and religion. Learn about the pharaohs, the pyramids, mummification, and hieroglyphics. Each resource...
Ancient Greece Grades 4-6
Discover Ancient Greece with 21 information sheets and 58 Activity Cards. Study the magnificent achievements of the Ancient Greeks in government, science, philosophy, arts, people, and their lifestyle. Each resource integrates history with language arts. This book supports many of...
Ancient Rome Grades 4-6
Discover Ancient Rome with Informative Worksheets! 50 activities on Roman art, architecture, people, lifestyle, food religion, government, entertainment, army, mythology, roman numerals, word study, and creative writing to give your students an in-depth study of the ancient Roman civilization. Each...
Anna Haining (Swan) Bates (1846-1888): Canada's Gentle Giantess Reading Lesson Grades 4-5
Students will read about Anna Haining (Swan) Bates (1846-1888): Canada's Gentle Giantess. Each topic contains an information story and a follow-up exercise designed to review and develop strong reading and phonetic skills. The vocabulary list may need to be presented...
Black History Month Lesson Gr. 4-6
Black History Month is a great time to recognize and celebrate the contributions and efforts made by Black Canadians to enrich our country's diverse culture and growth. T his month is a good time to familiarize your students with famous...
Black History Month Reading/History Lesson Google Slides Grades 4-6
Canadian history books fail to mention the presence of people of African descent even though they have been living in Canada since the early 1600s. There is little mention of the fact that slavery once existed in the territory that...
Canada Day Lesson Gr. 4-6
Canada Day celebrates Canada's Confederation which came through the British North America Act on July 1, 1867. Share the life story of Canada's first Prime Minister Sir John A. Macdonald who was one of the Fathers of Confederation. The follow-up...
Canadian Figure Skating Queens Gr. 4-8 E-Lesson Plan
A Two Page Summary With Follow-Up On Canada'S Four Figure Skating Queens. The Follow-Up Asks Students To Identify Which Figure Skating Queen The Statement Is Describing. Is It Barbara Ann Scott, Petra Burka, Karen Magnussen, Or Liz Manley. Answer Key...