Connections Canada: Founding Peoples

Classroom Resource

Learning Level: Elementary School

About this Resource

In this gridset, the student will learn and write about the first groups of people who lived in Canada. It supports the Ministry’s Prescribed Learning Outcomes for Social Studies – Identity, Culture & Society:
-identify the early First Nations peoples living in Canada
-characteristics of Canada; countries of origin of immigrants to Canada.
The British Columbia grade 5 social studies content for this gridset has been extracted from Connections Canada: Outlooks 5, chapter 2. Created by Kathy Ryan.

Under BC’s new curriculum (2016):
Social Studies 5: the development and evolution of Canadian identity over time; First Peoples land ownership and use

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