FREE Printable Maps for Kids
20+ free, printable Blank Maps for learning about geography, capitals / rivers / mts, noting famous landmarks, where have i been, news, and more.
Northern Lights Igloo Art Project
This is a dreamy way to create a beautiful Arctic sunset or Northern lights backdrop for your winter scenes. Materials: Igloo Template Bleeding Tissue Paper Watercolor Crayons Watercolor Paper Paintbrush, Water Aurora: A Tale of the Northern Lights Alaskan storyteller and artist Mindy Dwyer has created a magical story of a young girl whose seeking …
Teach students to draw some of the legendary animals of the First Nations tribes . Excellent Drawing Book for Native Art. With Over 80 instructional drawings of native art. You and your students will learn techniques in rendering classic northwest native drawings.
Respecting First Nations, Metis and Inuit Cultures in the Classroom
Teaching Upper Elementary (grades 4, 5, 6) about First Nations, Metis and Inuit Culture, Alberta, Canada Read alouds about Residential Schools
Hands-On Canadian History: First Nations Inspired Art
The First Nations of Canada have history that includes rich and vibrant traditions, culture, stories, and artwork. Be inspired for your own art project.
How to Draw a Totem Pole
We've been learning about the art of totem poles carved by the people of The Haida Nation. The Haida are an indigenous nation of the Pacific Northwest Coast and their main home is Haida Gwaii, an archipelago off the coast of British Columbia. Totem poles from this region were usually made from weste
Diane “Honey” Jacobson’s latest book is an important comment about First Nations efforts to save the salmon and her personal youthful journey to find meaning and a sense of place in life. Like the style in her first book My Life in a Kwagu’l Big House, this book is full of action, amazing adventures and fascinating connections between land, water and people. Follow “Honey” through sometimes hilarious and sometimes difficult periods but we always learn a life lesson.
Residential Schools – A Unit for Primary Grades - Inclusive Learning
Supporting Indigenous Resources for Inclusion Learning for Elementary School Students First Steps in Understanding Residential Schools is a unit created to support many beautifully written and illustrated books that tell the stories of First Nation, Inuit and Metis children attending residential sch...
Orange Shirt Day Lesson Plans
Orange Shirt Day is held every September 30th. The Manitoba Teachers’ Society – together with Manitoba’s education partners and many Indigenous organizations – will be honouring residen…
Animal Facts: Beaver
Fast Facts: BeaverScientific name: Castor canadensis Size: The largest rodent in North America - it can reach over one metre in length.Average weight: Can weigh up to 32 kilogramsDid you know?The beaver is Canada’s national symbol, representing our country for over 300 years.Physiology
EXPLORATION Canada EXPLORERS Activities 16 Graphic Organizers PRINT, TPT DIGITAL
This resource has been updated to include digital and print access using the new interactive digital layer tool. I have created my own version, available to buyers, but buyers can create their own version too, reflecting the needs of their students.Explorers to Canada - 16 Graphic Organizers: this r...
This short film tells the tale of the men who drove big freighter canoes into the wilderness in the days when the fur trade was Canada's biggest business. The film recreates scenes of the early 19th century with a soundtrack by an all-male chorus.