Lesson Plans

Kindergarten to grade 3, Kindergarten to Cycle 2 in Quebec
Grades 4 to 6, Cycles 2 and 3 in Quebec
Grades 7 to 8, Secondary 1 to 2 in Quebec
Grades 9 to 12, Secondary 3 to 5 in Quebec

 

Kindergarten to grade 3, Kindergarten to Cycle 2 in Quebec

The Story of Will van Allen

    • Time: 1-2 class periods
    • Curriculum connections: Social Studies; Community Studies; Language Arts; Geography
    • Lesson
    • Appendix 1
    • Appendix 2

What’s Going On in This Painting? Discussing art using Visual Thinking Strategies

    • Grades: Kindergarten to 12, Kindergarten to Secondary 5 in Quebec
    • Time: 1 class period
    • Curriculum connections: Social Studies; History; Language Arts; Media Arts; Fine Art
    • Entire lesson (PDF file, 646 Kb)

Grades 4 to 6, Cycles 2 and 3 in Quebec

Think Like an Historian: A guided exploration of the First World War Discovery Box

  • Time: 1-2 class periods
  • Curriculum connections: Social studies, Language arts, Media arts
  • Entire lesson (PDF file, 479 Kb)

Identity: Soldiers of the Canadian Expeditionary Force

  • Grades: 4 to 6, Cycles 2 and 3 in Quebec
  • Time: 3-4 class periods
  • Curriculum connections: Social Studies; History; Language Arts; Media Arts; Geography
  • Entire lesson (PDF file, 731 Kb)
  • Appendix 1 (PDF file, 359 Kb)
  • Appendix 2 (PDF file, 14.4 Mb)
  • Appendix 3 (PDF file, 1.0 Mb)

What’s Going On in This Painting? Discussing art using Visual Thinking Strategies

  • Grades: Kindergarten to 12, Cycle 1 to Secondary 5 in Quebec
  • Time: 1 class period
  • Curriculum connections: Social Studies; History; Language Arts; Media Arts; Fine Art
  • Entire lesson (PDF file, 646 Kb)

A Long Journey: Using math and art to explore the road to war

  • Grades: Grades 4 to 6, Cycles 2 and 3 in Quebec
  • Time: 1-2 class periods
  • Curriculum connections: Social Studies; History; Language Arts; Media Arts; Math; Geography
  • Entire lesson (PDF file, 1.2 Mb)

 

Grades 7 to 8, Secondary 1 to 2 in Quebec

Think Like an Historian: A guided exploration of the First World War Discovery Box

  • Grades 7 to 12, Secondary 1 to 5 in Quebec
  • Time: 1-2 class periods
  • Curriculum connections: Social studies, Language arts, Media arts
  • Entire lesson (PDF file, 461 Kb)

Identity: Soldiers of the Canadian Expeditionary Force

  • Grades: 7 to 12, Secondary 1 to 5 in Quebec
  • Time: 3-4 class periods
  • Curriculum connections: Social Studies; History; Language Arts; Media Arts; Geography
  • Entire lesson (PDF file, 735 Kb)
  • Appendix 1 (PDF file, 359 Kb)
  • Appendix 2 (PDF file, 14.4 Mb)
  • Appendix 3 (PDF file, 1.0 Mb)

Get the Message: Communication during the First World War

  • Grades: 7 to 12, Secondary 1 to 5 in Quebec
  • Time: 3-4 class periods
  • Curriculum connections: Social Studies; History; Language Arts; Media Arts; Geography
  • Entire lesson (PDF file, 1.2 Mb)

Life in the Trenches: The experience of a Canadian soldier in the First World War

  • Grades: 7 to 12, Secondary 1 to 5 in Quebec
  • Time: 1-2 class periods
  • Curriculum connections: Social Studies; History; Language Arts; Media Arts; Geography
  • Entire lesson (PDF file, 698 Kb)

What’s Going On in This Painting? Discussing art using Visual Thinking Strategies

  • Grades: Kindergarten to 12, Kindergarten to Secondary 5 in Quebec
  • Time: 1 class period
  • Curriculum connections: Social Studies; History; Language Arts; Media Arts; Fine Art
  • Entire lesson (PDF file, 646 Kb)

Trench Maps: Map reading and map making during the First World War

  • Grades: 7 to 12, Secondary 1 to 5 in Quebec
  • Time: 1-2 class periods
  • Curriculum connections: Social Studies; History; Language Arts; Media Arts; Geography
  • Entire lesson (PDF file, 492 Kb)
  • Appendix 1 (JPEG file, 4.5 Mb)
  • Appendix 2 (JPEG file, 3.2 Mb)

 

Grades 9 to 12, Secondary 3 to 5 in Quebec

Think Like an Historian: A guided exploration of the First World War Discovery Box

  • Grades 7 to 12, Secondary 1 to 5 in Quebec
  • Time: 1-2 class periods
  • Curriculum connections: Social studies, Language arts, Media arts
  • Entire lesson (PDF file, 461 Kb)

Identity: Soldiers of the Canadian Expeditionary Force

  • Grades: 7 to 12, Secondary 1 to 5 in Quebec
  • Time: 3-4 class periods
  • Curriculum connections: Social Studies; History; Language Arts; Media Arts; Geography
  • Entire lesson (PDF file, 735 Kb)
  • Appendix 1 (PDF file, 359 Kb)
  • Appendix 2 (PDF file, 14.4 Mb)
  • Appendix 3 (PDF file, 1.0 Mb)

Get the Message: Communication during the First World War

  • Grades: 7 to 12, Secondary 1 to 5 in Quebec
  • Time: 3-4 class periods
  • Curriculum connections: Social Studies; History; Language Arts; Media Arts; Geography
  • Entire lesson (PDF file, 1.2 Mb)

Life in the Trenches: The experience of a Canadian soldier in the First World War

  • Grades: 7 to 12, Secondary 1 to 5 in Quebec
  • Time: 1-2 class periods
  • Curriculum connections: Social Studies; History; Language Arts; Media Arts; Geography
  • Entire lesson (PDF file, 698 Kb)

What’s Going On in This Painting? Discussing art using Visual Thinking Strategies

  • Grades: Kindergarten to 12, Cycle 1 to Secondary 5 in Quebec
  • Time: 1 class period
  • Curriculum connections: Social Studies; History; Language Arts; Media Arts; Fine Art
  • Entire lesson (PDF file, 646 Kb)

Trench Maps: Map reading and map making during the First World War

  • Grades: 7 to 12, Secondary 1 to 5 in Quebec
  • Time: 1-2 class periods
  • Curriculum connections: Social Studies; History; Language Arts; Media Arts; Geography
  • Entire lesson (PDF file, 492 Kb)
  • Appendix 1 (JPEG file, 4.5 Mb)
  • Appendix 2 (JPEG file, 3.2 Mb)