Social Studies Lessons - INQUIRY-BASED LEARNINGSocial Studies Lessons We are very excited to be supporting the Ontario Ministry of Education's 2013 Revised Social Studies - Grades 1 to 6 History and Geography - Grades 7 and 8 curriculum implementation roll-out. You can view the document here.Scroll down to view lessons -First Nations - Origins of Our CountryRemembrance - How We Won Our FreedomCanada From Coast to Coast to CoastPioneer Life is the Life for MeYou Don't Have to Fight City Hall Adventure and Intrigue - The TitanicFirst NationsBlack History MonthElection IssuesNEW lesson added regularly, so check back often. First Nations - Origins of Our Country When and Why: The founding peoples of many countries are not honoured for their contributions to the cultural makeup of the land. Initiate: This exploration can begin with a mini-exploration. Teach/Model: Give your students a feel for how a mini-research piece is created by doing one together, utilizing a shared text. 1. 2. 3. 5. 6. Remembrance - How We Won Our Freedom 2. 3.
Regions of the World - FREE Lesson Plans & Games for KidsDeer Hunting - Whitetail Deer HuntingWorld ClockInquiry-Questions - Social StudiesSocials 3 Which was more important to the Haida, the salmon or the cedar?Which was more important to the Inuit, the seal or the caribou? Given a selection of significant individuals in Canada's history, who should be featured on the new Canadian Quarter? & why? Given two countries, which one would I choose to live for a year and why? Here's a sample Inquiry wiki developed by Val Martineau of of Fairview Elementary, Nanaimo, BC.This inquiry unit connects with many Social Studies, Language Arts, ICT and cross-curricular outcomes.Question: What would be a great city to host the next Olympics? Ancient Mesopotamia Are Canada’s laws better than Hammurabi’s or not? Ancient Egypt Why is mummification considered to be one of the greatest legacies of the Egyptians? Ancient Greece What made the Greeks’ greatest legacy the Olympic Games? Ancient China How is the Three Gorges Dam good for China? Ancient Rome The Romans: Were they cruel masters or wise leaders? Ancient Times Medieval Projects Human Geography:
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