Technocracy promised Depression-weary Canadians an end to their hardship. But the offer came with a catch.
Nominations for the Governor General's History Award for Excellence in Teaching are accepted all year round.
While thousands of eastern Europeans poured into Canada to settle the prairie west, a few hundred elected to return to their roots and build an agricultural utopia in the new Soviet Russia. Utopian, it wasn’t.
Touting a vegetarian diet free of alcohol, salt, and caffeine, an obscure New Brunswick couple were determined to form a self-sufficient utopian colony of health reformers. But diet was only a small part of the system.
City-dwelling foodies look to the past for inspiration — and solace.
Recipients of the 2017 Governor General's History Award for Excellence in Teaching
Recipient of the 2017 Governor General's History Award for Excellence in Teaching
Celebrating the very best in Canadian achievements in the field of history and heritage.
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Using DNA to fish in the genetic pool.
Not every doll that attends a child’s tea party is a tea doll.
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In this lesson students explore the ways in which history is often reflected in the names and logos of sports teams. They research the history of a Canadian community and create and illustrate a team name and logo reflective of its past.
Can you answer these twelve questions about Canada’s sports history?
This research and persuasive writing activity will inspire your students to think about their favourite Canadian athletes!
This research activity encourages students to explore the history of their favourite sport!