GRADE 5: SOCIAL STUDIES: People and Environments: Teaching Charter of Rights and Freedoms, Government Charter of Me Activity (charter of rights and freedoms) Lesson plans, handouts, unit plans. Would use these as a basis for planning unit.
This activity is a great introduction to a Canadian Social Studies unit. I used it in grade 5 with the Ontario Government and Citizenship unit and in grade 4 for the Canada and its Regions unit. A great way to get to know students while also having students identify themselves as Canadians. This product could be used to introduce the unit or mid-unit.
The six physical regions of Canada are: The Atlantic, The Great Canadian Shield, The Arctic, The Plains, The Cordillera and the Great Lakes St. Lawrence Region. These six regions are very different from each other