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.
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
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.
First Nations and Europeans in New France Part 2 - Explorers and Early Contact
First Nations and Europeans in New France - Part Explorers and First Contact. This resource addresses the 2013 Grade 5 Social Studies expectations, and integrates reading, writing, media literacy, drama and art as well!
Educating First Nations Students: A Resource Package For Educators
This is an educational resource package developed for teachers who are interested in incorporating First Nations, Métis, and Inuit values into their classrooms. This is the first edition of a work that will encompass all Aboriginal groups within Canada.