There are many options for hands-on activities for studying the First Nations peoples of Canada before the Europeans arrived, but I decided to focus on the people who live on the West Coast – the Tlingit and Haida. The natives here are famous for their ar
These are a few fun facts about Canada. Canada is a big country with the longest coastline. It is also one of the countries with the highest literacy rate. Find out more interesting facts about Canada in our infographics.
"How the Canadian Provinces and Territories Got Their Names" from Mental Floss - This could be a fun article for some of you. I, for one, didn't know where exactly my province's name came from until reading this, although I guessed its linguistic origin e
This interactive historical thinking task engages students to learn about what this would have been like to participate in a fur trade at the time. I would use this as a interactive activity to really help students to think historically.
Defining Moments in Canadian History [Infographic]
This Coureur de Bois Job Ad Poster assignment meets the new 2013 Ontario Curriculum requirements for Grade 7 History. This package includes the Ontario curriculum expectations, learning goal, assignment instructions, research organizer, poster organizer