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Welcome to The Canadian Atlas Online (CAOL) Learning Centre. With the terrific learning resources available here, you can make geography and history come alive in your classroom like never before! Our lesson plans and classroom activities are available to download in several formats to help both teachers and students engage more fully with this site’s content. Teacher-members of the Canadian Council for Geographic Education have prepared these free resources that meet curriculum learning objectives based on the topics featured throughout the CAOL.

You may select the resources by province, grade level, and topic. Alternatively, you can simply view all available lesson plans.

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Who are the peoples in your neighbourhood?

Students will create graphic organizers and form conclusions about the cultural regions of Canada’s First Peoples.


The Amazing Race

Students will investigate, debate, and generate different hypotheses about how North America’s First Peoples originally travelled there.