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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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Matching Images - Classroom activity

Write the letter of the image beside the description that matches it.


Word Scramble - Classroom activity

Read the Canada From Space section of the Canadian Atlas Online (www.canadiangeographic.ca/space) and complete the word scramble below.


Satellite Quiz - Classroom activity

Read about satellite technology in the Canada from Space section of the Canadian Atlas Online (www.canadiangeographic.ca/space). Complete the True or False quiz below. If the answer is false, write down the correct answer in the space provided.


Scavenger Hunt - Classroom activity

Read about the applications of satellite technology in the Canada from Space section of the Canadian Atlas Online. Find the missing information and fill in the blank spaces below.


Satellite Scrapbook - Classroom activity

Interpret information from satellite-produced images.


Organizer - Classroom activity

Expanding locational technology (remote sensing)


Simulation - Classroom activity

Expanding locational technology (remote sensing)


Timeline - Classroom activity

Expanding locational technology (remote sensing)