A collection of articles from History.com that cover significant historical events in Canada, including on how Canada gained its independence, the Northwest Passage, the Halifax Explosion, and other historical events.
Canadian Facts and History
An encyclopedic article covering Canada's culture, government, economy, and history. From Info Please.
Secret Life of Canada (Podcast)
"The Secret Life of Canada highlights the people, places, and stories that probably didn't make it into your high school textbook."
Cool Canadian History (Podcast)
The Cool Canadian History podcast takes an in-depth look at specific topics from Canada's history that are broken down into quick-listen podcasts.
Canadian Parliament Teacher Resources
These teacher resources from the Parliament of Canada include lesson plans, teacher guides, worksheets, and activities for grades K-12. The lesson plans are designed to introduce students to the Canadian government organization and process.
How Canada Got Its Name
The name "Canada" roughly translates to "village." This is the story of how the country got its name and some history leading up to its formation.
Library and Archives Canada
A great site for primary sources in Canada. Use the site to search genealogy, immigration, indigenous heritage, census, and governmental records.
Canada Coloring Pages
This collection of printable coloring pages from DLTK includes popular Canadian symbols as well as those from the First Nations.
Native Land Map
Use this interactive map to explore the first nations of Canada. The site includes a teacher's guide and additional links and resources for learning more about each nation.
Free Canada Lapbook
This 48 page lapbook printable from Homeschool Share covers a variety of topics. Like most lapbooks, it can be customized by adding or taking away content to gear it toward various ages and skill levels.
Map of Canada
A printable world map coloring booklet that includes a blackline labeled map of Canada.
Geography of Canada
Resource from 3D geography covering a wide range of information about Canada including geography, industry, currency, climate, culture, and more.
"O Canada" Video
YouTube video with song and lyrics for the Canadian national anthem
The Great Canadian Oath
Reciting the oath is a Canada Day tradition started in 2012. Watch a video of the oath and discuss the rights and responsibilities of citizenship.
Maps of Canada
A large selection of maps covering various Canadian historical, geographical, and political features.
Canada Day Resources and Printables
Canadian lesson plans, worksheets, puzzles, clipart, and coloring pages from TeacherPlanet.com.
How to Celebrate Canada Day
Canada Day celebrates the union of British territories in North America under the banner of Canada. This article addresses the background of the holiday and how it's celebrated in Canada's various provinces.
DLTK's Custom Dominos
Great tool for any holiday or unit study theme. Pick a theme for your dominoes and then choose color or black and white before printing.
Global Trek - Canada
An interactive information page on Canada for students grade 4-8. The page includes Canadian background information, history highlights, a FAQ section, and links to additional resources. From Scholastic.
Canadian Sites and Literature for Kids
This informative article from Travel for Kids includes information on all of the must-know sites in Canada, sorted by province and city. It also features a top literature picks for children to learn more about Canada.
Activities and information on Canada's geography. Links to explorers, artists, fossils, and crafts.