Holidays and Seasons
A Chinese New Year Activity Grades 1-3
The Chinese New Year is the most important event in the Chinese festive calendar. Use the information and follow-up to acquaint your students with the Chinese culture and traditions during this colourful event.
A Groundhog Celebration Grade 2
This delightful occasion can be the source of fun and excitement for your students as well as a basis for learning a wide range of critical skills in literacy, math, and science. The teacher guide will provide you with background...
A Haunting Hallowe'en Grades 2-3
Toads, bats, ghosts, witches, and pumpkins are some of the characters featured in this resource. Your students will be thrilled with the drama of the Halloween season as they learn critical skills in brainstorming, phonics, word study, creative writing, research,...
A Medieval Christmas Theme Unit Grades 4-6 book
Turn your classroom into a great hall and celebrate Christmas with your students, medieval style. Includes information cards with follow-up activities focus on Christmas in the Middle Ages, Mumming, Medieval Traditions, St. George and the Dragon, a Christmas Feast in...
A Rainbow of Colours Grade 4-6 book
Our world is a rainbow of color. Celebrate the world of color with your students by implementing the ideas and activities in this book into your science program.
A Spring Celebration: Explore the world of spring! Grades 2-3
Put your students' excitement for the sounds and signs of spring to good use with these themed language art activities. With featured topics on games, music, animals, rain, puddles, and flowers, there is something to please every child as they...
A Spy In The Wax Museum Pk-1
Learning Goal: To Encourage Development Of Good Listening Skills; To Flexibility And Speed Of Movement.
A Time of Plenty Theme Grade 2
Thanksgiving is a time when good food is celebrated. This highly visual resource will teach your children about nutritional harvest foods to be grateful for - fruits, vegetables, and grains - while they develop essential skills in literacy and critical...
A Ukrainian Christmas Gr. 4-6
Many Ukrainians across Canada celebrate their Ukrainian Christmas in January as well as on December 25. Use the information and follow-up to acquaint your students with other cultures traditions, customs, and food.
A Victorian Christmas Theme Grades 5-8 book
Students will study how many of your present-day Christmas customs and traditions began in Victorian times. 50 activities.
A Zoo Celebration Grades 3-4 book
Celebrate life at the zoo with your class by using these activities. This unit contains the following: 6 phonics cards 7 creative writing cards 10 reading cards 6 research cards 10-word study cards 7 brainstorming cards 5 classification cards
All About the 2018 Winter Olympics Grade 2-3
Celebrate the 2018 Olympic Games in your classroom! Information on South Korea, the PyeongChang Winter Olympic venues, the Olympic Mascots; Medals; and Torch will stimulate interest and awareness during the games. This resource includes information on the history of the...
All Saints' Day and All Souls' Day Lesson & Activity Grades 4-6 E-Lesson Plan
All Saints Day and All Souls Day are celebrations that honour the dead. All Saints Day is celebrated by the church and famous saints are honoured with a special service. On All Souls Day, the Christian Church remembers everyone who...
An Apple Celebration Grades 4-6
Celebrate and explore the history, importance, and uses of apples by implementing the ideas and activities in this unit into your classroom program.
April Fool's Day Activity Grades 1-3
April Fools Day starts off the month of April in a silly way. Be prepared for the little tricks your students may play. Use the information and ideas to make this a fun-filled day with a learning side. Children love...
April Fool's Day Gr. 4-6
April Fools Day has been celebrated for many years and no one really knows why. Your students will enjoy reading about April Fools Day and completing the follow-up. Be sure to discuss harmless and cruel tricks and classify them on...
Arbour Day Gr. 4-6
Arbor Day celebrations deal with the importance of trees. The information contains the history of the day, why it is important, tree trivia and a poem on a tree. The follow-up promotes brainstorming, creative thinking and research.
Autumn Equinox Activity Grades 1-3
A good time to discuss the Autumn Equinox is on September 22 or 23 which will lead to watching for the signs of Autumn and all its changes. This section contains information, a bulletin board idea, a poem, teaching ideas...
Autumn in the Woodlot Grades 2-3 book
Combine the study of plants and animals with seasons using the activities in this well-rounded resource. Your students will practice critical skills in language arts, math, science and more while they discover trees, nuts, seeds, mushrooms, and woodland creatures.
Autumn Wonders Grade 1 book
Celebrate the sights and sound of the fall season with the ideas and activities in this resource. Students will practice essential literacy and numeracy skills as well as critical thinking. The highly visual activities will keep student's attention while they...
Be My Valentine Grade 1
Nothing warms up February like Valentine's Day! Use these activities to spread messages of love while working on phonics, word study, creative writing, critical thinking, reading, and math. In addition to the stories for children to write and read, the...
Big Book of Canadian Celebrations Grades 1-3
Give your students a reason to celebrate each and every month of the year with this giant book of Canadian Holidays. Multicultural, religious, civil, and seasonal holidays are all included to provide sound coverage of the wide range of traditions...
Big Book of Canadian Celebrations Grades 4-6
Give your students a reason to celebrate each and every month of the year with this giant book of Canadian holidays. Religious, civil, and seasonal holidays with origins in Aboriginal, African, Chinese, European, Hindu, Japanese, Muslim, and North American traditions...
Black History Month Gr. 4-6 E-Lesson Plan
Black History Month is a great time to recognize and celebrate the contributions and efforts made by Black Canadians to enrich our countrys diverse culture and growth. This month is a good time to familiarize your students with famous Black...
Bouquet of Valentines Grade 2
Warm your little children's big hearts with these 33 activities. Share the good emotions associated with love and kindness, while working on phonics, word study, creative writing, critical thinking, reading, and math. Students will: write Valentine's story, measure cupid's arrow,...
Canada Day Activity Gr. 1-3
Canada Day is a wonderful event that celebrates our country's unity. This section contains teacher information, teaching ideas and reproducible activities that deal with recognizing a symbol and expressing one's views. 3 pages.
Canada Day Gr. 4-6 E-Lesson Plan
Canada Day celebrates Canadas Confederation which came through the British North America Act on July 1, 1867. Share the life story of Canadas first Prime Minister Sir John A. Macdonald who was one of the Fathers of Confederation. The follow-up...
Canadian Christmas Eve and Christmas Day Gr. 4-6
Everyone loves Christmas Eve and Christmas Day in Canada. Houses are lit with sparkling lights. Christmas trees glow and presents have been bought and wrapped. Excitement fills the air. Your students will enjoy reading about how different cultures celebrate these...
Canadian Thanksgiving Activity Grades 4-6
Celebrate a Canadian Thanksgiving with your students. Have them read the information sheet to find out how it began and from where some of the traditions came. The follow-up will help to reinforce these facts.
Canadian Thansgiving Gr. 4-6 E-Lesson Plan
Celebrate A Canadian Thanksgiving With Your Students. Have Them Read The Information Sheet To Find Out How It Began And From Where Some Of The Traditions Came. The Follow-Up Will Help To Reinforce These Facts.
Celebrate Autumn Grades 4-6 book
Thrill your students with activities about the changing season, animals and plants as well as the wonderful festivals of many cultures that occur during this season. This well-rounded resource will not only teach social studies and science curricula, but it...
Celebrate Christmas Grade 4-6
Implement The Many Ideas And Activities Into Your Integrated Language Based Program To Encourage Your Students To Be More Aware Of The Origins Of Various Symbols, Legends And Traditions Pertaining To This Festive Season. 77 Activities.
Celebrate Christmas Grades 4-6
The traditions and legends of Christmas are fascinating to children. This resource utilizes this fascination as the basis for a jam-packed learning experience that develops critical skills in literacy and critical thinking. Get your students thinking about why they decorate...
Celebrate Easter Theme Grades 4-6 book
Celebrate Easter with these skill-based activities that provide practice in word study and grammar, creative writing, cursive handwriting, reading, poetry, and critical thinking. Students will learn about the history of Easter, its origins as a holiday, its traditions, animals, plants,...
Celebrate Groundhog Day Grades Kindergarten to 3
This delightful occasion is a great basis for learning a wide range of critical skills in literacy, math, and science. Students have the opportunity to explore groundhogs, play with shadows and learn more about the weather. Inquiry questions about groundhogs...
Celebrate Shamrock Day Theme Grade 2 book
Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with these skill-based activities that provide practice in word study, phonics, reading, printing, math, art, and more. Shamrocks, leprechauns, and all things green are some of the topics that will delight your students.
Celebrate Spring Grades 4-6
The wide range of activities in this resource is an excellent addition to the spring term. Literacy and social studies are integrated into a section on spring festivals from around the world that explore multiculturalism and practice reading comprehension and...
Celebrate Thanksgiving Theme Grade 3-4 book
Bring the colorful sights and delicious smells of Thanksgiving into your classroom with these activities that use the cornucopia of food of this festival to develop critical skills in literacy, math and critical thinking. Your students will survey their class,...
Celebrate Valentine's Day Grades Kindergarten to 3
Valentine's Day is a great occasion to celebrate good emotions and kindness. This truly integrated resource provides skill development in phonics, reading, writing, science & critical and creative thinking as well as emotional issues. The teacher guide includes Valentine's Day...
Celebrate Winter Grades 4-6 book
Glistening snow and dripping icicles remind us of the good things about winter. This resource is packed full of ideas to bring fun to those cold winter days, as students develop essential skills in literacy, math, and critical thinking. What's...
Ching Ming Gr. 4-6 E-Lesson Plan
The festival of Ching Ming is celebrated by Chinese people all over the world. The information describes the traditions and customs the Chinese perform in order to honour their deceased relatives. The follow-up may be used to reinforce reading and...
Use This Activity-Based Resource To Incorporate A Variety Of Christmas Activities Into Your Classroom. Included In This Package Are Numerous Activities Involving, Cooking, Math, Art, Language, Poems And Environmental Studies.
Christmas Activity Grades 1-3
Get into the Christmas spirit and celebrate this festive season with the ideas and activities in this section. You will find teacher information, teaching ideas, poetry, and reproducible sheets.
Christmas Around the World Grades 4-6
Christmas is an exciting time for most children. This resource utilizes its high energy to explore the cultures of people around the world. The rich stories, traditions, and lifestyles of over 17 countries are covered through activities bases on a...