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Learn how to use inquiry circles in Social Studies class. Great for reviewing topics, and teaching the Common Core.

How to Teach the Standards through Social Studies Inquiry Circles | One Stop Teacher Shop

Learn how to use inquiry circles in Social Studies class. Great for reviewing topics, and teaching the Common Core.

Christmas Around the World

Christmas Around the World Project

This week we are doing a project about how people around the world celebrate Christmas. Our students are making a traveling suitcase that will show case everything that they are learned about the different countries. We did the countries of Africa, Mexico, Sweden, Australia, Thailand, China, and Israel. We plan on having a tasting party at the end of the week to let the students taste the different types of food that comes from the countries we are learning about. Here are the examples that…

FREE Craftivity! This is a simple cut-and-paste collage style compass rose craft. It helps kids understand how a compass rose... read more

Teaching Map Skills - The Classroom Key

FREE Craftivity! This is a simple cut-and-paste collage style compass rose craft. It helps kids understand how a compass rose works and learn the order of the cardinal directions (plus it looks great hung up in the hall!) You can pick up the template for free HERE. Here’s how it’s done: You will need…

Learning about Residential Schools in the Elementary Classroom — Brownie Points Teaching

In the 1800s, the Canadian government ignorantly believed that Indigenous people were uncivilized. In an effort to assimilate them into European/Canadian culture, children were taken from their homes and brought to residential boarding schools run by different religious groups. M

Living and Working in Ontario: Age appropriate research resources- instant download! $10!

Living and Working in Ontario Research Resources- Grade 3 Ontario Social Studies

Living and Working in Ontario: Age appropriate research resources- instant download! $10!

Landforms & Map Skills Unit for Grades 1-3!

Landforms & Map Skills Unit BUNDLE

Make learning about geography come to life with this landforms and map skills bundle unit for young learners! Your students will have the opportunity to explore the landforms that shape our Earth, as well as beginning map skills. This bundle contains a variety of printables, projects, crafts, and mu...

Chocolate Covered Classroom

Chocolate Covered Classroom Creations *Upper Elementary *Canadian *French as a Second Language *Guided Math *The Daily 5 *Project Based Learning.

In this culminating activity, student demonstrate their learning through building a diorama of a Canadian habitat. Included are the project outline, reflection questions and rubric. Worksheets are in colour and in black and white. Also available in French for French Immersion or Franchophone schools! $3.00

Build a Habitat Diorama

In this culminating activity, student demonstrate their learning through building a diorama of a natural habitat. Included are the project outline, reflection questions and rubric. Worksheets are included in colour and in black and white. This project meets the following Overall Expectations of ...

My Grade 6 students are in the middle of a Medieval Art unit. They recently finished up their illuminated initials. I started off by sh...

Illuminated Initials

My Grade 6 students are in the middle of a Medieval Art unit. They recently finished up their illuminated initials. I started off by sh...

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Grade 4 REVISED Ontario Social Studies Curriculum Companion

This resource is based on the revised 2014 Ontario Social Studies curriculum. It includes instructions, curriculum and assessment related to several inquiry based themes. Learning goals, as well as a summary of the Ontario Curriculum example questions are divided by strand. Also included is an On...