Holidays and Seasons
Traditions & Celebrations in Canada Grades 1-3
Start Early - Increase Cultural Awareness. Canada is a country of many diverse cultures that encompass various family traditions and celebrations. Background information for the teacher to share in lessons and discussions. The reproducible booklet will broaden the student's knowledge...
Easter, Grades 1-3 Teacher Directed Lesson & Google Slides & Printables
Easter is a very important festival for Christians. It is filled with feelings and symbolism. Spend some time sharing the traditions of this festive event with your students. The teacher information, teaching ideas, poems, and reproducible activities included in this...
Passover Grades 1-3 Teacher Directed Lesson & Google Slides & Printables
Pesah or Passover celebrates the exodus of the Jewish people from Egypt. The information explains the traditions and customs practiced during this festival. The follow-up promotes the meanings of terms or words used during this special time. The teacher information,...
St. Patrick's Day Grades 1-3 Teacher Directed Google Slides & Printables
Celebrate St. Patrick's Day on March 17 with your students by having a green day. Use the teacher's information to explain why this day is important. Share the poems or use them for choral reading. Use the reproducible to reinforce,...
Valentine's Day Grades 1-3 Teacher Directed Google Slides & Printables
Valentines Day is a good time to discuss friendship and feelings. Use the information teaching ideas, poems, and songs to help to make this celebration fun for you and your students. The reproducible worksheets reinforce a variety of skills with...
Victoria Day Grades 1-3 Teacher Directed Lesson & Google Slides & Printables
Victoria Day is a day when Canadians honour the anniversary of a great Queen's birthday. The information provides information on Queen Victoria's life and the way this day is celebrated in Canada. The follow-up provides practice in rewriting false statements...
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 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 Time of Plenty 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...
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...
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...
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
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.
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...
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.
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 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...
Christmas - An Integrated Theme Unit Grades 2-3
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 Grades 1-3 Teacher Directed Lesson & Activities
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. 6 pages including an answer key.
Festivals Around the World Grades 2-3
Enhance your students' knowledge of the many different cultures and their heritage in our society. Activities focus on family, the world and celebrations. Teacher information and suggestions help you implement the 24+ independent activities. A reproducible booklet is provided for...
Happy Valentine's Day Grade 2
Valentine's Day is a great occasion to celebrate good emotions and kindness. This truly integrated resource provides your students with skill development in phonics, reading, writing, science & critical and creative thinking as well as emotional issues. The teacher guide...
It's Trick or Treat Time Grade 2
Celebrate the mysteries and enchantment of this festive occasion with the stories and lore in this resource. All the drama of Halloween can encourage creativity in your students as they practice their learned critical skills in literacy and in numeracy,...
Joy of Christmas Grade 2
Celebrate and share the spirit of the Christmas season by implementing these motivating, attractive, skill-oriented activities in your classroom. Your students will love the theme and will thoroughly enjoy practicing previously learned skills in reading, phonics, word study, brainstorming, printing,...
Kwanzaa Gr. 4-6 e-lesson plan
Kwanzaa is an African-Canadian cultural holiday. It is celebrated on December 26, through to January 1. Have your students read the information to become better acquainted with this celebration and its purposes and objectives. Discuss with your class the seven...
Remembrance Day Grades Kindergarten to 3
Remembrance Day allows us to reflect on the meaning of peace, and the realities of war. This book has everything you need to utilize Remembrance Day to teach your students about endurance, courage, and resolving conflict while providing an understanding...