Photo-journal of a typical pilgrim girl. Students wrote their own story about the day from dawn to dusk and then illustrated it in a scrapbook style. It was a great response to literature that showed what they learned about colonial life.
Natural Resources Anchor Chart - This anchor chart will help your students master science TEK The anchor chart helps students distinguish between renewable and non-renewable resources and their advantages and disadvantages.
Social Studies -Canada & Physical Regions- Ontario, Grade 4
This Social Studies package includes: lessons for the unit lessons cover topics such as the political and physical regions of Canada, the seven different physical regions of Canada, what makes them uniques and what sort of resources they provide their
Design a Fur Trading Post Historical Thinking Activity
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.
Living and Working in Ontario Research Resources- Grade 3 Ontario Social Studies
Teaching the Fur Trade? This is a great way to get students thinking using a hands on activity. The activity allows students to be split into five groups. Voyageur Group 1 Voyageur Group 2 The Potawatomi Tribe The Delaware Tribe
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 century with a soundtrack by an all-male chorus.