Canadian Children's Books: Stories of Pride and History
Looking for fun and engaging classroom activities to teach children about Canada and its symbols? This post includes a few arts and craft activities, lesson and book ideas, and a FREE printable Canadian resource for primary teachers.
25 crazy fun Canada Day crafts for kids
While there are tons of 4th of July activities that celebrate the American flag, I always find there's a serious shortage on Canada Day crafts for kids, so I've rounded up 25 great Canada-inspired activities to help you and your little ones flaunt your maple leaves and Canadian flags with pride this year. You'll find heaps of ideas for fun art projects, coloring pages, and party ideas in this list - who knew July 1 could be so much fun?!
Canada Vignettes: Log Driver's Waltz
This lighthearted, animated short is based on the song "The Log Driver's Waltz" by Wade Hemsworth. Easily one of the most often-requested films in the NFB collection, Kate and Anna McGarrigle sing along to the tale of a young girl who loves to dance and chooses to marry a log driver over his more well-to-do competitor. Driving logs down the river has made the young man the best dancing partner to be found.
46 Hilarious Canada - Canada Day Photo Booth Props Great for Canadian Themed Parties - INSTANT DOWNLOAD - DIY Printable
46 Hilarious Canada - Canada Day Photo Booth Props Great for Canadian Themed Parties - INSTANT DOWNLOAD - DIY Printable With a little bit of imagination and a personal touch, you will produce some pretty darn funny poses of family and friends with these quirky Canada photo booth props. There are more than 46 props in the form of PDF that you will receive a link to download immediately after purchase. The photo prop set includes a generous amount of cliparts, including the Canadian beaver…
Canada150 Quilt Pattern
One of the ladies I follow on Instagram had a great idea the other day to turn the new Canada 150 year logo into a paper piecing pattern. You can see and read about the logo here I jumped in and gave it a shot. I think I did pretty well. I've been working on putting one together and I'm pretty happy with the results so far. This is the first pattern I've done like this so please let me know if something isn't right or doesn't make sense. I'm happy to put out an updated version. You can…
Geometric Canada Day Bunting
I’m been thinking a lot about my homeland, Canada, lately. My thoughts and prayers are with friends and family in the Calgary, AB area. The recent flooding in Calgary has really made me homesick. I was born in Alberta and lived there till I was 7 years old (then we moved to Papua New Guinea). […]
Canada 150 printable activities kids
Get ready for Canada 150. Printable hats, Happy Canada Day cards bouncy flags, cake decorations template.Sing up for EXCLUSIVE party printables and celebrate your Canada 150 with DIY projects! #canadaday
Original artwork using words to describe "CANADA" -- Show off your Canadian pride in your home or office with this print that details the many words for all things Canada including Eh, Canuck, Mounties, Maple Leaf, True North and more. Come visit the Lexicon Delight Etsy store!
Canada 150 Colouring Book - Paul Covello - Paperback
Canada 150 Colouring Book by Paul Covello & Leor Boshi is out December 27! Celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday with 150 scenes that celebrate the beauty of our home and native land.