The vision of The Ontario Social Studies curriculum, Grades 1 to 6, is to "enable students to become responsible, active citizens within the diverse communities to which they belong" (p. 6).
Through the purchase and curation of print, digital, and hands-on resources, the Education Library supports the vision of the Ontario Curriculum to "enable students to become responsible, active citizens within the diverse communities to which they belong" (p.6). This guide will help you gain access to the tools and strategies Ontario teachers use in their Social Studies classrooms:
(pp. 7-8, The Ontario Curriculum, Social Studies, Grades 1 to 6).
Where to find our resources:
Children's fiction and information books
Teacher resources: kits, posters, big books, puppets, DVDs, audiobooks
Student textbooks with accompanying teacher guides
Floor 3: Professional resources for teachers including lesson plans, instructional strategies, and more.
More Online: ebooks for children & teachers, video from curio.ca at the CBC, Campus at the NFB, On-Core, Learn360, and more.