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Social studies - Gr. 5.1 Physical Geography of Canada

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General Outcome: Students will demonstrate an understanding and appreciation of how the physical geography and natural resources of Canada affect the quality of life of all Canadians. (from Alberta Education)

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The Great Saskatchewan Bucket List by Robin and Arlene Karpan of Saskatchewan, Canada. Geography Of Canada, Places To Travel, Places To See, Canadian Holidays, Saskatchewan Canada, Canadian Travel, Vacation Destinations, Vacations, Short Trip

Saskatchewan abounds with wonderful places to see, but The Great Saskatchewan Bucket List cuts to the chase and takes you to the best of the best. In every case, it?s something special about nature that leaves you with a sense of wonder, that when you see it, you can't help but say, Wow!

Grade 2 Social: Canadian citizenship, decision making, resources, and global connections. by Marlaina_B - a community-created list Canadian Social Studies, Teaching Social Studies, Geography Of Canada, Physical Geography, Energy Resources, Citizenship, Natural Resources, Decision Making, Close Up

Canada is a huge country. Different environments on land and water provide many things found in nature that humans can use - from the paper in our books, to the food we eat, to the energy in our homes and everything in between. Find out what is produced from Canada's : forests -- oceans, rivers and lakes -- land and soil -- rocks and minerals -- energy resources. And learn why we need to take care of our natural resources for today and the future.

Northwest Passage by Stan rogers ROG Inspired by the song "Northwest Passage" by legendary Canadian folk musician Stan Rogers, this book tells the dramatic story of the search for the elusive route through the Arctic Ocean to the Pacific. Franklin Expedition, Roald Amundsen, Early Explorers, Kids Lighting, Used Books, Book Nerd, 6 Years, North West, Childrens Books

This portrayal of early efforts to explore Canada's Northwest Passage presents Rogers' 1981 song in combination with color illustrations, historical commentary and a gallery of explorers.

This page lists excellent children's books on prairie animals, habitats and other aspects of grassland/prairie ecosystems. Parts Of A Circle, Circle Of Life, Five In A Row, The Row, Best Children Books, Childrens Books, Earth Science, Life Science, Deciduous Forest Biome

Describes the climate, soil, seasons, plants, and animals of the North American prairie and the ways in which the plants and animals depend on each other and their environment to survive.

 The Atlas of Canada. Minerals and Mining Geography Of Canada, Government Of Canada, Physical Geography, Natural Resources, Social Studies, Minerals, Homeschool, Map, Education

Minerals and Mining | Natural Resources Canada

Natural Resources Canada. The Atlas of Canada. Minerals and Mining

Free-verse poetry full of sensory details, evocative language, and repetition pair with scratchy illustrations in the greens, browns, and blues of the natural world to capture a morning of fishing from a red canoe. Sensory Details, Fishing Books, Children's Picture Books, English Language Arts, Book Gifts, Beautiful Paintings, Book Publishing, New Books, Childrens Books

FICTION:In the stillness of a summer dawn, two siblings leave their campsite with fishing rods, tackle and bait, and push a red canoe into the lake. A perfect morning on the water unfolds, with thrilling glimpses of wildlife along the way.

I Know Here, by Laurel Croza (illustrations Matt James) A young girl's trepidations as her family prepares to move to Toronto from northern Saskatchewan. Moving To Toronto, Young Adult Fiction, Beginning Of The School Year, Starting School, Children's Picture Books, Children's Literature, New York Public Library, Read Aloud, Nonfiction Books

FICTION:A girl lives with her family in northern Saskatchewan, where her father is helping to build a dam and when they are going to move to Toronto, she wonders how she can keep all that she knows about her home.

Trees were one of the first natural resources used by man. In North American, most native and early European settlements were set up near forests from where wood was harvested for firewood, building homes and boats, and for fortifying villages. Western Canada had, and continues to have, huge coniferous forests. McKenzie in British Columbia, Canada, is a community based on timber mills, timber supply and tourism. Geography Of Canada, Timber Supplies, Physical Geography, Western Canada, Natural Resources, British Columbia, Social Studies, Building Homes, Tourism

Trees were one of the first natural resources used by man. In North American, most native and early European settlements were set up near forests from where wood was harvested for firewood, building homes and boats, and for fortifying villages. Western Canada had, and continues to have, huge coniferous forests. McKenzie in British Columbia, Canada, is a community based on timber mills, timber supply and tourism.

West Coast Wild: A Nature Alphabet, words by Deborah Hodge, pictures by Karen Reczuch: "Explores the Pacific west coast, using an alphabet format to share information about plants and animals. Childrens Bookstore, Pacific West, Pacific Rim, Wild Book, Book Reviews For Kids, Physical Geography, Plant Information, Wild Nature, Create Image

This nature alphabet book describes the Pacific west coast, a region with an ancient rainforest, a rugged beach, and a vast open ocean where whales, bears, wolves, eagles and a rich variety of wildlife thrive.

World Thinking Day Ideas: Canada – Games, recipes, crafts and other ideas for Girl Scouts Beaver Cartoon, Tales Of Suspense, World Thinking Day, Story Of The World, Silver Age, Any Book, Girl Scouts, Book Lists, Social Studies

...filled with amazing facts, historical wonders, and descriptions, photos and illustrations of Canada's most famous sights and hidden gems...Eleven-year-old Guy and his family travel from province to province -- and even up to Canada’s territories! Guy is the ideal narrator, curious but cool and always armed with a wry comment. Incredible sidebar material offers moments of respite from the family’s high-speed travels, making this a perfect guidebook and a fantastic armchair travel book.

A series of journeys by Jerry Kobalenko has taken around the High Arctic by foot, skis, kayak, and ship that provide a multifaceted view of this most beautiful and most vulnerable part of the Arctic. Combining natural history, exploration, and personal experiences gathered during 20 years of Arctic travel... (Photo book) Geography Of Canada, Ellesmere Island, Lenticular Clouds, Arctic Wolf, Physical Geography, Cypress Trees, Natural Resources, Natural History, Vulnerability

A series of journeys by Jerry Kobalenko has taken around the High Arctic by foot, skis, kayak, and ship that provide a multifaceted view of this most beautiful and most vulnerable part of the Arctic. Combining natural history, exploration, and personal experiences gathered during 20 years of Arctic travel... (Photo book)

Graves of Ice: The Lost Franklin Expedition, George Chambers, The Northwest Passage, 1845 by John Wilson Franklin Expedition, The Brave One, War Of 1812, Physical Geography, Star Spangled Banner, Canadian History, West Indies, North West, Canada

FICTION:George Chambers volunteers to join Sir John Franklin's expedition to search for the Northwest Passage.

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. Geography Of Canada, Physical Geography, Wild Creatures, Book Publishing, Bald Eagle, North America, Robin, Tourism, 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.

Read "Tundra Biome" by Grace Hansen available from Rakuten Kobo. Readers will learn about the two main tundra biomes, which are arctic and alpine. The text will focus on the extreme cli. Geography Of Canada, Physical Geography, Unique Plants, City Maps, Extreme Weather, Natural Resources, Arctic, Habitats, Spanish

"Readers will learn about the two main tundra biomes, which are arctic and alpine. The text will focus on the extreme climate, and the unique plants and animals that inhabit the tundra. (Gr. K-3.)

A survey of the history, geology. climate, plants and animals of the Appalachian geographic region of Canada. Geography Of Canada, Physical Geography, Natural Resources, Geology, Social Studies, Student, Education, History, Plants

A survey of the history, geology. climate, plants and animals of the Appalachian geographic region of Canada.