First Peoples, Early Survival and Settling Canada- Settlers to The Vikings, Portuguese, French and Loyalists. This site also includes a video map of various European Explorers [Canadian Geographic]. You can also find information about the Fur Trade.
Pier 21 Halifax, Nova Scotia - Historic site where generations of immigrants were given medical checkups before being allowed to land in Canada, anyone that was sick was sent back (even little kids were sent back without their parents).
Now includes 9 ppt. lectures and 6 low-organization review games! The ppts. are visually appealing and clear for students. They have worked very well helping students understand the following themes: - Governing Canada (basically why Canada chose a federal system of government) - Canada's Federal System of Government - The Branches of Government - The Governor General - How a Bill becomes Law - Canadian Elections - Ideologies - Systems of Government - Political Parties
Indian Residential Schools in Canada the painful legacy - Canada's Indian Residential School system was responsible for the loss of culture and self-identity for hundreds of thousands of Aboriginal children. READ the text belonging to this video!
February has been designated Black history month, and we have a rich history here in Canada. Here’s some great resources to learn more. Black History Canada has a large amount of information – from timelines, to famous names in arts and culture, to a printable educational quiz, to summaries of key events in black history. …