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Intermediate Senior History

Lesson Plans

Curriculum Services Canada (see Classroom Resources)
K-8 Ontario Curriculum Unit Planner (OCUP) Units Online: these are now all available online in QCAT by searching "Ontario curriculum unit."

The Ruptured Sky
A resource from TEACH Magazine (sign up for a free account to have full access).
The Ruptured Sky is a dynamic digital literacy resource explaining the War of 1812 from First Nations perspectives. 

Teaching Diverse Perspectives in Canada Using Anti-Racism Resources
Guide by Braden Wylie, B. Ed. 2021
An introduction to Experiences Canada resources.

Teaching African Canadian History
Lesson plans/teacher guides from Fundi Education, includes topics like:
- African Canadians and the War of 1812
- Canada and the Underground Railroad
- African Canadian women
- African Canadian labour history

Irish Immigration to 1850
Includes 8 lesson plans on Irish immigration to Canada throughout the 19th century.

Historica Canada Education Portal: The War of 1812
This education portal includes 4 guides to the war of 1812.

The Plains of Abraham, 1759
A lesson plan for the Plains of Abraham and the Seven Years' War.

Think Literacy

Think Literacy includes lesson plans, videos, posters and other teaching resources that are focused on literacy for students in grades 7 to 12.These resources will help you strengthen the connection between literacy skills and the courses you are teaching. From the Ontario Ministry of Education.

Think Literacy Cross-Curricular Approaches, Grades 7-12:

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