16 Types Of Government - A Writer's Resource | Writers Write
In this post, we share an infographic on the different types of government you could include in your stories.
Hands-On Canadian History: The Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms
In 1982, the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms was introduced. This BINGO game helps kids understand what's on the charter and what these rights mean.
Canadian Parliamentary Guide
Canadian Parliamentary Guide is a valuable guide, which provides information on elected and appointed members in federal and provincial governments.
Hands-On Canadian History: Residential Schools
One of the darkest parts of Canadian history is the use of residential schools for native children. Let's explore the effects of these schools on students.
Point of View Eyeballs! - Young Teacher Love
I want to quickly share another cross-curricular project I did in my classroom this past week! We have been studying the Revolutionary War in social studies and point of view in ELA. So why not mix the two, right?! I got this idea from the fabulous blogger Sandy, over at Fearless in 5th! She has […]
Learning about Residential Schools in the Elementary Classroom — Brownie Points Teaching
In the 1800s, the Canadian government ignorantly believed that Indigenous people were uncivilized. In an effort to assimilate them into European/Canadian culture, children were taken from their homes and brought to residential boarding schools run by different religious groups. M
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GRADE 5: SOCIAL STUDIES: People and Environments: Teaching Charter of Rights and Freedoms, Government Charter of Me Activity (charter of rights and freedoms) Lesson plans, handouts, unit plans. Would use these as a basis for planning unit.
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Historic Treaties and Treaty First Nations in Canada Infographic
Note: You can click on the numbers in the squares above the map image to learn more about the relevant treaties.
A history of residential schools in Canada | CBC News
CBC News answers frequently asked questions about residential school abuse and the federal compensation package.
Hands-On Canadian History: Great Canadians
Our history is full of amazing men and women who I would count as Great Canadians. Here's a printable to make Great Canadian trading cards.
Orange Shirt Day Activity: Residential Schools Inquiry Stations
Perfect for Orange Shirt Day!! This meaningful, engaging activity uses primary and secondary Canadian resources to get your students involved in inquiry. Through this activity, the topic of Residential Schools is explored by your students in small groups. Using technology, students search for inform...