Social studies - Gr. 2.1 - Canada's dynamic communities
Students will demonstrate an understanding and appreciation of how geography, culture, language,
heritage, economics and resources shape and change Canada’s communities.(from Alberta Education)
Channeling Your Inner Child: Exploring Nature with Children’s Book Author Phyllis Root - Plant Talk
Motivating text and real-world examples introduce readers to the concept of community service. Readers will discover ways that people in communities can work together to solve problems and create positive change. Inspiring stories that show children participating in civic action will empower and encourage young readers to believe in their own abilities to make a difference.
Saskatchewan: land of living skies by Katie Goldsworthy GOL Did you know that Saskatchewan grows half of Canada's wheat, or that the Royal Canadian Mounted Police are trained in Saskatchewan? Discover more about the province of Saskatchewan.
Kyrie at Lynngate Junior Public School recommends Lighthouse: A Story of Remembrance by Robert Munsch: I like this book because I like learning lessons. The lesson is that it is nice to go somewhere when somebody dies to remember that person.
Information about a variety of topics about the prairies of North America, such as weather, people, agriculture and wildlife.
Saskatchewan Wild is a personal photographic journey, a taste of the many wildlife adventures possible in Saskatchewan. It is both a celebration of our wild creatures and wild places, and a reminder of what we might lose if we're not careful.
Vibrant photographs and carefully leveled text introduce readers to the prairie biome and the food chains that operate there. Includes picture glossary and index. Gr.1-3