Moving to a new country is often one of the biggest life changes you will ever make. It is hard to know what to expect as you make your transition in to a new culture where protocols and ways of living may be different to your homeland. Deciding where to live, financing your move and choosing where you will work will be some of the most difficult choices you will be faced with.
Communities in Canada Part 1 - Ontario Social Studies Grade 6
This Communities in Canada, Past and Present: Part 1 - Moving From One Community to Another resource is intended to support the 2018 Ontario Social Studies Curriculum for Grade 6. (French Immersion Teachers: Please be aware that an alternate version of this resource is available for FI classes! Ch...
Graphic: Canada's Burgeoning Aboriginal Population
New data from Statistics Canada’s National Household Survey shows that 1,400,685 people had an Aboriginal identity in 2011, or 4.3% of the total Canadian population. The Aboriginal population increased by 232,385 people, or 20.1% between 2006 and 2011, compared with 5.2% for the rest of Canada’s non-Aboriginal population. Projections show that the Aboriginal identity population in Canada could be 2.2 million by 2031.