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Grade 5: Social Studies: The Start

This guide supports the grade 5 social studies curriculum. Inside you will find information on government in Canada, as well as information on First Nations and Europeans in New France and Early Canada

K-Gr. 6: Teacher Resources

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In Grade 5 social studies, students will learn about key characteristics of various Indigenous nations and European settler communities prior to 1713, in what would eventually become Canada. Students will also explore the responsibilities of Canadian citizens and levels of government.and will begin to understand the impact of colonialism on contemporary Canada.

Wab Kinew's Walk Through History

Levels of Government YouTube video. Subtitles/Closed Caption available.

K-Gr. 6: Games & Databases

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K-Gr. 6: How do I share & stay safe online?

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Sheila Cornelisse
South Branch Elementary
Kemptville P.S.
Montague P.S.
Lombardy P.S.
North Elmsley P.S.
North Grenville D.H.S.