Monthly Archives: June 2012

O Canada!


We are thrilled to announce that our Canadian History Task Card Set is available and ready to ship.

This K-8 course is comprised of discovery-oriented tasks designed to facilitate engaged learning about Canadian History. Your students will investigate and explore Canadian culture and history through engaged learning designed to introduce and reinforce key content related to Canadian History. Task Card Sets include a Course Introduction and a set of task cards for student use. This course is comprehensive and the recommended literature is especially rich. Enjoy!



                                            
    

Through June 19 receive $5 off with promotion code: CANADA.

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Canadian History Supporting Links

Links for Research and Enrichment:

Canada: A People’s History
http://www.cbc.ca/history/EPISODESUM2LE.html

Canada History
http://www.canadahistory.com/

Canadian History
http://suite101.com/canadianhistory

Prime Ministers
http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/primeministers/index-e.html

http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/primeministers/kids/index-e.html

Arctic Animals
http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com/articles/arctic-animals

L.M. Montgomery
http://www.museevirtuel-virtualmuseum.ca/Search.do?R=VE_445&lang=en&ex=on

Maps to Print:

Map of Canada

Map of North America

World Map

Pictures to Print:

*Print at your own discretion with regards to copyright law and personal use. Google images is also available and owide selection. You may have to scroll to select appropriate pictures.
 

Pictures of First Nations Daily Life

Pictures of First Nations Art and Artifacts

Pictures of Explorers

Pictures of Acadian Daily Life

Pioneer Daily Life 1700s

Pictures depicting the war of 1812

Pictures of Immigrants

Pictures of Buffalo Hunts

Large Picture of a Buffalo

Pictures of Gold Mining and Gold Miners

Pictures of animals of the arctic

Pictures of Canadian Pacific Railway

Pictures of early days of Ice Hockey

Lyrics to “O Canada”

Pictures of Trench Warfare

Text of “In Flanders Field”

Pictures related to discovery of insulin

Pictures of Kids during the Great Depression

Pictures of Canadian Recruiting Posters from WWII

Pictures of large variety of Canadians

Pictures of great achievements of Canadians since 1945

Canadian History Scope and Sequence


1 – First Nations


 


2 – European Explorers


 


3 – Early Settlements and First Colonies


 


4 – New France


Biography – Samuel de Champlain


 


5 – New France, Indian Wars


 


6 – New France, Voyageurs


Biography – Pierre de LaVerendrye


 


7 – Acadia


 


8 – Seven Years’ War


Biography – General Montcalm


 


9 – Canadian British Colonies


 


10 – Pioneers and Colonies


 


11 – War of 1812


Biography – General Isaac Brock


Biography – Tecumseh


 


12 – Rebellion of 1837


 


13 – Immigration


 


14 – Underground Railroad


 


15 – The Metis and the Buffalo


 


16 – Opening of the West


 


17 – Western Settlers and Aboriginal Lands


Biography – Maskepetoon


 


18 – Arctic Exploration


 


19 – Confederation


Prime Minister – John A. Macdonald


 


20 – Fenian Uprising, Riel Rebellion


Biography – Louis Riel


 


21 – Klondike Gold Rush


Biography – Martha Munger


 


22 – Life in the 1800s


 


23 – A New Era, Turn-of-the Century


Biography – L.M. Montgomery


Biography – Nellie McClung


 


24 – World War One


 


25 – Changing Times


 


26 – The Great Depression


 


27 – World War Two


 


28 – Cold War, Oil Boom


Biography – Farley Mowat


 


29 – Quebec Nationalism and First Nations


 


30 – Canadian Achievement and Equal Rights