Canadian Mini-Books: Famous People Grades 2-4
- Author : Solski, Ruth/Mather, Sharon
This resource gives your students a chance to create their own books of various styles while learning about some of the most interesting Canadians ever.
- Lief Eriksson
- Jacques Cartier
- Samuel de Champlain
- James Wolfe
- Louis-Joseph de Montcalm
- Joseph Brant
- Laura Secord
- Sir John A. Macdonald
- Harriet Tubman
- Nellie McClung
Illustrated information sheets accompany each booklet. Grade appropriate sentences on each page tell the story of these famous people and professional line drawings bring the subjects to life.
Students are given plenty of opportunities to interact with the historical characters as they create their own illustrations, or cut and paste information into their books to match the drawings.
Additional worksheets provide excellent follow-up activities.