Remembrance Day is celebrated in schools all over Canada and it is important for children to understand this special day. I wanted to be able to explain the significance of Remembrance Day to my kids, so I created this resource for them.
It begins with the Story of the Poppy in kid friendly languag
French and Indian War PowerPoint Presentation
This wonderful PowerPoint presentation on the French and Indian War covers everything students need to know about this important conflict in American History!
Each of the 14 slides includes excellent visuals to keep your students engaged as well as imp
This is Part 1 of a unit that is based on the new Ontario Social Studies Curriculum for Grade 3. I have split the unit into 4 parts:
Part 1: Municipalities in Ontario
Part 2: Geographic Regions of Ontario
Part 3: Land Use in Ontario
Part 4: Culminating Task and Quiz
In this part of the unit, stude
This file is a resource pack that explains how voluntary trade benefits buyers and sellers in Canada and the functions of NAFTA (as outlined by the Georgia Standard of Excellence – SS6E5). This lesson includes a presentation with important information about specialization, trade barriers – tariff, q
This Canada PowerPoint presentation has 43 slides and provides an overview of its history, geography, government, economy, and culture. A worksheet that can be used with the presentation can be found here: Canada Worksheet
This game has served as an excellent introduction into the stock market of the 1920s. In addition, it transitions well in the Great Depression. Each class I have done this with has really enjoyed it.
The way the game works:
- Students will be given shares from different companies with differing
This file is a resource pack that describes the impact of European contact on Canada. This lesson includes a presentation with important information about how Canada became a nation. There are CLOZE Notes for note-taking during the presentation, creative assignments and printables, a comprehension c
The Regions of Canada: People and Environments
This comprehensive 66-slide PowerPoint presentation introduces students to the political, cultural, and physical (geographical) regions of Canada.
Preview file available for download.
This Power Point focuses facts and landmarks of Canada. This was made for a Family Reading Night (each group of teachers were assigned a county). This gives many facts that would be of interest to younger students in elementary school. This is great to use if you are doing brief studies of other
This is a PowerPoint presentation with 38 slides each containing multiple choice questions and maps over Canada. The questions cover Canada's history, government, people/culture, economy, environmental issues,and physical geography. The answers to each question are provided in the notes section on
Battles of World War One
Lesson 1: Students will recreate the political and strategic realities of World War One Europe as they simulate the First World War through a board game. Lesson 2: Students will view a PowerPoint lesson including a fill in note to better understand the unde
This is a great slideshow to show elementary students at the beginning of a unit on Canada or the Inuit. It puts the country in perspective for K-5 students and gives them an overview on some of the highlights of Canada. This download comes with the slideshow in BOTH a PowerPoint and PDF version.
This file is a resource pack that describes the economic system of Canada (as outlined by the Georgia Standard of Excellence -- SS6E4). There is a presentation that includes important facts and images; as well as many useful graphic organizers and creative activities included in this file! You can c
1920s & 1930s: Entire Unit
This unit was designed for students learning about the 1920s & 1930s from a Canadian perspective based on Ontario curriculum expectations but can be utilized in any classroom learning about the the interwar period. Students will use a variety of
Canada Social Studies Grade One PowerPoint Game: Learn about Canada with the Canada Trivia Game. This interactive PowerPoint game is a great introduction activity to learn about Canada. In teams, students have to find the correct answers to trivia questions. If they get a correct answer they get pie
Learn or review the geography of Canada in this colorful and easy to follow presentation. This download includes both a PowerPoint and a Prezi presentation with maps, charts and information on all of the provinces, territories and regions of Canada. Also included in this download are handouts, print
Black History Month in Canada Resource!
Inspiring Canadians is a Social Studies resource designed for the Canadian classroom. It introduces students to a famous Canadian through story and vocabulary specific to the person's legacy. This resource focuses on Viola Desmond, who is oft
This file is a resource pack that describes Quebec's independence movement (as outlined by the Georgia Standard of Excellence – SS6H2). This lesson includes a presentation with important information about Quebec's history and how some have fought for the province to gain its independence from Canada
Cold War: Entire Unit
This unit was designed for students learning about the Cold War from a Canadian perspective based on Ontario curriculum expectations but can be utilized in any classroom learning about the the interwar period. Students will use a variety of sources and activit
In this booklet, interactive PowerPoint presentation, pictures and thankful sheet, join Pepper in Canada for Thanksgiving on the second Monday in October and learn about the history of this celebration. This package is most suitable for those in grades pre-K to 5 (or ages 3 to 10).
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A powerpoint presentation that leads students through the characteristics of the most important tool explorers had: Tall Ships
See TALL SHIP WORKSHEET for students to complete after viewing (also free)
Highlighting key terms and vocabulary as well as important dates, this powerpoint is a highly visual approach to learning Canadian history. A fantastic resource that focuses on the key learnings of the grade 8 confederation unit along with homework follow up questions to ensure understanding and co
Introducing Canadian culture to students , use this powerpoint as a stepping stone to classroom discussions.
- What is Canadian Culture
- I Am Canadian...
- TV shows
- Significant individuals
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Let your students know it not all snow and ice. This introduction to Canada PowerPoint could be a great starter for your unit. Loaded with visuals and information, your class will easily see what's under the Maple Leaf. Download and use it today. Creatively presented by Brian Maurice.
This is a Power Point presentation on Canada. There are 14 slides on information relating to Canada including the Inuits being the first Canadians, the French Canadian and Britich cultures, language, religion, location of most of the population, mining, manufacturing, NAFTA, government, arts and re
This is a wonderful PowerPoint! The objectives are to understand the 5 key concepts, to learn what the Congress of Vienna was and what occurred at it and to know what Conservatism and Liberalist ideologies are made up of.
There is also a separate Congress of Vienna simulation that is incorporated in
Covers the 6th Grade Georgia Standards on Canada. This Jeopardy is a great review of the Geographic, Historical, Economic, and Government understanding of Canada.Students will really enjoy it. Includes the Quebec Independence Movement.
This ZIP file includes the following:
- Annotated Landform Regions Table (Blank for students to fill out) -
- Annotated Landform Regions Assignment with rubric - (Also posted separately)
- Canada Landform Region Assignment with rubric
- Canadas Landforms Powerpoint, Lowlands Powerpoint, Highlan
This HUGE bundle includes everything that you need for a fun, engaging, technology infused, inquiry based unit on Canadian History!
What is Included?
• Museum of Canadian History Project Based Learning
• Canadian History Interactive Notebook
• Canadian History PowerPoint Presentat
SS6G7a. This lesson explains the major environmental issues facing modern Canada. It includes a detailed description of each problem, a graphic organizer (with answer key) and a summarization activity.
A clear and visually engaging look at how Hitler gained power democratically from 1933 to 1934.
A graphic organizer accompanies the ppt. lecture to help students organize their notes.
Also included is a audio clip of an actual speech from Hitler. This is a good "hook" to start the lecture off
Celebrate our Canadian First Nation, Métis and Inuit people with accurate information about their SYMBOLS AND LEGENDS!
This resource is intended to support the understanding of the historical and symbolic impact of our First nations people.
Learn in French the symbols and legends of: Les premières
SS6CG3a. This lesson describes how Canada's Parliamentary Democracy works and describes the role of the citizen in choosing government officials. It uses American Government as a comparison. There is also an activity at the end.
This is a collection of the 6 PowerPoint presentations that I have for sale in my store already. I have packaged them together so that those of you who would like a few of them can save money.
History - Aboriginal Rights
History - Canada - 1950's -1995
History - Canada in the 70's 1
Economic Systems PowerPoint
This PowerPoint is constructed in a way to deliver a lecture in an expedient and effective manner by having students filling information with cloze notes (fill in the blank). Cloze Notes are sold separately and are in word format. You do not need to use the cloze notes,
An in-depth dynamic package focusing on Hitler's life from youth to his ascension to power in 1934.
The package contains four activities:
1. Conditions in Post-WW I Germany.
2. A Story about Hitler's Youth (source unknown - no copyright listed for this story).
3. The Rise of Evil - An engaging
This was created based on Alberta's grade 9 Social Studies outcomes on the Youth Criminal Justice System. I created this powerpoint to extract the main points concerning the topic so that students could use it as a review for an exam or for students who are not reading at the grade 9 level. It inclu
This is a powerpoint presentation about the Ukrainian culture. The slides include information about the following areas of the Ukrainian culture: people, symbols, land, transportation, homes, school, work, language, food, clothing, music, dance, crafts, games, holidays, and traditional stories. Th
This product includes a PowerPoint presentation about important events in Canadian History. Included are two different options for student notes. The first is a digital option that uses Google Drive, Google Classroom or Microsoft OneDrive. The second option is a paper copy of an Int
This project is designed for grade 3 and grade 4 and integrates science, social studies, art and mathematics. This project is based on Alberta curriculum and investigates specifically buildings in Edmonton, however the lesson and templates included can be used for any city in any country.
This power point presentation focuses on events of historical significance that occurred during the years of 1950-1995. Perfect for senior high school social studies!
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This PowerPoint focuses on the interwar years in Canada. It outlines the aftermath of the first world war, the Great Depression, and the build up to the Second World War
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This is Part 1 of a two part PowerPoint presentation covering Canada's participation in the Second World War.
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This PowerPoint presentation explains the Canadian constitution, and the process whereby it was repatriated from Britain and recreated to reflect Canadian Morals.
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This is a sixteen frame power point on a random selection of Canadian poets and a sample of their works.
Pictures, facts and assignments are included to make this an interesting and engaging resource.
This would be helpful when working on a Canadian unit or a poetry unit.
There’s no doubt that it is difficult teaching history to a split class. Because the content is different, you sometimes need to work on themes to bring the different subject matter together. The following power point presentation and assignment attempt to do this. It’s an assignment about the di
WWI Propaganda Lesson and Activity: Poster
Students will examine actual First World War propaganda posters used in Canada and through the British Empire during WWI. PowerPoint lessons help teach concepts like propaganda techniques and purpose along with critical analysis of such me
This 65 slide powerpoint is an excellent tool in making your grade 8 history program come to life. The powerpoint Includes all the key points of unit # 2, vocabulary and 2 arts based projects.
The powerpoint is extremely Interactive and very visual to assist with core resource students.
This is a zipped file containing 68 poster size I Can Statements for the Saskatchewan Social Studies program. Each slide can be copied and used for display purposes in the classroom, bulletin board headings or files for students to keep in their binders or Interactive folders.
There is also a recor