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Official Name: Canada Size: 3,855,103 square miles (9,984,670 square kilometers). It is the second-largest country in the world. Only Russia is bigger. Population: 34,030,589 as of July 2011 Population Under Age 15: 15.7% Capital: Ottawa Official Languages: English and French Currency: Canadian dollar Literacy: 99% Climate: Temperate in the south, subarctic and arctic in the north Agriculture Products: Wheat, barley, oilseed, tobacco, fruits, vegetables, dairy products, fish, forest products Industries: transportation equipment, chemicals, minerals, food products, wood and paper products, fish products, petroleum and natural gas Products: Wheat, barley, fish, dairy, motor vehicles and parts, oil, machinery, natural gas, aluminum and electricity.

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Canada Day Canada Day is celebrated on 1st July and marks the anniversary of the unification of Upper and Lower Canada into the Dominion of Canada in 1867. Formerly known as Dominion Day, the name was changed to Canada Day in 1982 when the constitution was revised. The day is marked throughout Canada by parades, fireworks, and the display of flags. We've got all sorts of Canada Day fun for kids below - scroll down to find Canada Day crafts, colouring pages, printables, jigsaws and lots more activities... Celebrate Canada Day with your teddy! We've got a growing collection of original Canada Day colouring pages here at Activity Village...

Canada Facts: Interesting Canada Facts for Kids 25 Amazing Facts about Canada Here on this page about Canada Facts you will find 25 fascinating facts and interesting information - not only for kids but for all who want to know more about this wonderful country. Canada is the second largest country in the world after Russia. English-speaking countries: Canada - Learning English Online Geography Canada is a country occupying(to fill either time or space) most of northern North America, extending from the Atlantic Ocean in the east to the Pacific Ocean in the west and northward into the Arctic Ocean. It is the world's second largest country by total area. Canada's common border with the United States to the south and northwest is the longest in the world. Canada's capital city is Ottawa.

ESL Made Easy: Canada Day! ESL Made Easy ESL Tips, Tools and Resources for 1 on 1 and Classroom Teaching Social Icons Civilization : Canada GLOSSAIRE - Fondation Canadienne des Relations Raciales - UPDATED ( Aboriginal peoples in Canada "Aboriginal people in Canada are Peoples recognized in the Canadian Constitution Act, 1982, sections 25 and 35, respectively as Indians, Métis, and Inuit. It also refers to self-identification of Aboriginal People who live within Canada, but who have not chosen to accept the extinction of their rights of Sovereignty or Aboriginal Title of their lands..." (Wikipedia) CANADA'S ABORIGINAL PEOPLES: SOCIAL INTEGRATION OR DISINTEGRATION? "Although Canada ranks highest in the world on the United Nations "Human Development Index," Aboriginal Canadians rank much lower. This paper reviews current statistical data to demonstrate inequalities and to suggest the extent of negative feedback among poverty, health and social structure. The conclusion notes some of the implicationsfor social development policy."

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