Little Kindergarten Social Studies Thinkers UNIT 5: OUR WORLD
Map skills, mapping a classroom activity. Great for social studies.
Canadian Booklet - Social Studies, History, Science
Complete overview of Canada. Includes information on Canadian history, aboriginals (Inuit and First Nations peoples), ecozones, native animals, provinces and territories, and Canadian culture. Also has a list of vocabulary words. %0A%0A---EDIT: Uploaded a newer version with spelling errors corrected.
Hands-On Canadian History: First Nations Inspired Art
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 artwork and creativity of their totem poles – huge tree trunks carved into many animals and faces representing various spirits. Make First Nations Inspired Art
Snow On Snow On Snow - Sabra Field's Online Gallery
Here is my ode to winter in a rural landscape where storm follows storm, softening the forms of field and farm, eliminating all color save the red barns and blue silos.
Mapping the Classroom
We have been working on some mapping skills during Social Studies. We did some brainstorming about maps, read some books about maps and then...
button blankets - an Indigenous tradition from the NorthWest Coast
Pacific North West button blanket project for pre-school, kindergarten or primary aged children.
Landscape Inchies Part 2
Here is part 2 of the inchie tutorial. We will be making these 3 inches, Canadian Shield, Atlantic, and Great Lakes region. MATERIALS REQUIRED: - wc paper inches cut to 3"x3" - scrap piece of heavy paper - white tissue paper - glue - green painter's tape - disk tempera paint - acrylic paint, black, white, red, yellow, orange - fine black and red sharpie - cotton Q tip - pencil - yellow and white oil pastels - white streamer - iridescent glitter glue Canadian Shield: Give each student a scrap…
How to Chinese Jump Rope
Chinese jump rope, also known as French skipping or jumpsies, is a simple game played around the world.http://www.canadianfamily.ca/activities/crafts/summer-school-how-to-make-a-jumpsie-rope/ While easy to learn, it's a game with infinite...
Maud Lewis Folk Art Projects | Deep Space Sparkle
Maud Lewis is a Canadian Folk artist from Nova Scotia. Her childlike landscapes depicting life in the maritime provinces are loved all across Canada. I love