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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

Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21

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"As the Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21, educating Canadians is important to everything we do. Our goal is to provide you with the services and information you need and to bring our history back to the people of Canada."

Educator Toolkit [Holocaust Education], Grade 6

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"[A] trusted and comprehensive set of resources, materials, and lesson plans prresented by leading Holocaust organizations and shared on the Liberation75: Innovation & Collaboration in Holocaust Education website.

Four Directions Teachings

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"A visually stunning audio narrated resource for learning about Indigenous knowledge and philosophy from five diverse First Nations in Canada."

Image Gallery - The Memory Project

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"Explore thousands of images that Veterans have shared with The Memory Project. The images reflect both the veterans’ individual experiences and give insight to the events that helped  define the 21st century."  Includes learning tools and educator resources.

Kid's Site of Canadian Settlement

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A site from the government of Canada that explains when and why people came to Canada.

Native Land

Native Land

Indigenous nations and territories overlaid on a map of Canada and the world.

Where Are The Children? Healing the Legacy of the Residential Schools

Where are the children?

This site is a counterpart to Where are the Children? Healing the Legacy of the Residential Schools, a touring exhibition that explores the history and legacy of Canada’s Residential School System through Survivor stories, archival photographs, and documents, curated by Iroquois artist Jeff Thomas.

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.