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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


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.

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