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Primary Junior Social Studies Teacher Resources

Here you will find teacher and classroom resources to support The Ontario Curriculum: Social Studies, Grades 1 to 6 (2018).

Web Sites

The St. Lawrence Iroquoians

The St. Lawrence Iroquoians

Information on the St. Lawrence Iroquoian people based on major archaeological discoveries made on the Droulers site.

The British Museum: Ancient Civilizations

The British Museum: Ancient Civilizations

An interactive map that explores the themes of religion, technology, trade, writing, buildings, and cities from ancient civilizations around the world.

Interactive Maps at Houghton-Mifflin's Education Place

Interactive maps at Houghton-Mifflin's Education Place

A list of interactive maps of ancient civilizations and of trade routes, early migration, ancient wars, and other themes.

Bitesize World History (Ancient Civilizations) from the BBC

Bitesize world history from the BBC

Explores the ancient civilizations of Ancient Egypt, the Indus Valley, the Kingdom of Benin, the Mayan Civilization, the Shang Dynasty, and more.

History | DK Find Out!

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Facts, quizzes, pictures, and videos on topics ranging from the Stone Age, Incas, Ancient Greece and Rome, the Celts and Tudors, Ancient China, and much more.

Ducksters Ancient History

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Includes information on a variety of ancient civilizations, including Egypt, Mesopotamia, China, Africa, and more.

Fun & Games

ABCya! Educational Computer Games for Kids

ABCya! Educational Computer Games for Kids

Games and apps for the pre-K to grade 6 classroom.

Horrible Histories


Games with ancient civilization themes.

TVO Kids - Games

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"Covering virtually all Ontario Curriculum areas for Grades JK-5, TVO-produced children’s content is built in collaboration with educational consultants and classroom-tested to ensure specific educational objectives are met."