This digital resource for Early Settlers in Canada is meant to be used with a student's Google account. You can add this file to Google Classroom or simply share it with students. When you download this file it will provide you with a link to a Google Slides presentation. You will need to make a copy of it to add it to your own Google Drive.
Students can use this resource independently, with a partner or with support. They can work their way through each activity. Within this resource there are links to various places around the web that students will visit to read, watch, or interact with information about Early Settlers in Canada. This file contains a link to a youtube video so please ensure that you have access to youtube at your school before purchasing this file.
There are several activities for students to complete with this resource such as:
-Students play an online game about early settlement life in Canada and then they are directed to a slide where they record four things that they have learned.
-Students read about Village Life in early Canada and create a Google Drawing of a village including important videos.
-students read information about early settlement life in Canada and create a Google Drawings poster or slide to advertise Canada to potential immigrants.
-Watch a youtube video about childhood in early Canada and answer questions about the video
-read about how First Nations peoples helped early settlers to adapt to Canada and record some of these ideas on a slide.
-Read information about how early settlers had to rely on the land and record information about how each land resource was used.
Looking for a digital resource for early First Nations in Canada?
Click here for the early First Nations Digital Google Drive Resource