Resources by subject

Resources by subject

Often Occasional Teachers are called to teach a class which may not be in an area of curricular specialty. This is the section in which you will find those subject specific supports which will help you shine!

Strangers Becoming Us

Strangers Becoming Us is a resource for grades 4 — 8 that guides students to a greater understanding of multiculturalism, citizenship, and what it means to be a new Canadian. It is designed for use in Social Science/Social Studies and ESL programs. Teachers may download the materials for free.

Strangers Becoming Us

The Canadian Encyclopedia: Historica

This site has links to The Canadian Encyclopedia, The Youth Encyclopedia, The Encyclopedia of Music in Canada, Maclean’s magazine, radio minutes, screen legends, and lesson plans.

Lesson Plans

Heritage Minutes

KidsLove2learn.ca Backpack Tools

This site contains numerous world maps, information about countries, as well as suggested lesson plan ideas.

KidsLove2learn.ca Backpack Tools

National Geographic For Kids

The National Geographic for students site contain a great deal of information that students would find useful. This award winning site is highly interactive and entertaining.

National Geographic For Kids

Math Frog

This site, developed by the University of Waterloo, contains free mathematics Fun Resources and Online Games for grades 4, 5, and 6 students, teachers and parents.

Math Frog

 

Animal Survival – Drama and the Environment

This unit should be taught after the Science and Technology unit Understanding Life Systems: Growth and Changes in Animals. This unit explores how and why animals become extinct and what people can do to help save endangered species. It challenges the students to think about ways that they can make people aware of this important issue.

Animal Survival – Drama and the Environment

Ontario Music Educators Association

This is the collection of resources for elementary educators developed by the Ontario Music Educators Association.

Ontario Music Educators Association 

Critical Analysis Process

This resource, created by the Art Gallery of Ontario, is based upon the Critical Analysis Process and provides a series of questions to guide students when exploring artwork images.

Critical Analysis Process

Science and Technology Lesson Plans

An extensive collection of lesson plan activities for science and technology that spans from kindergarten to grade 8.

Science and Technology Lesson Plans

Science Museum

A great site from the UK with plenty of activities for students as well as helpful resources for teachers.

Science Museum