Canadian Military History Gateway
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This educational resource contains links to printable colouring sheets commemorating Veteran's Week.
Veterans Affairs Canada
From this resource educators and students can find and send an electronic postcard commemorating Remembrance Day, Veterans Week, and peacekeeping.
Lesson plan for teaching the history of the War of 1812 that includes time lines and synopses of major events compiled from several texts with the intent of creating a good historical foundation (especially for those with little background on the subject). The material is divided into five major sections - Loyalists; The onset of war; The war turns; The US returns to Niagara; The war ends.
Parks Canada has provided a virtual doorway to explore Canada's national historic military sites. Online tours enable the user to travel to the sites of famous battles or view a famous building. Both virtual and text tours are available.
Provides questions for intermediate level students to facilitate discussions pertaining to filmclips and photographs from the raid on Dieppe.
Library and Archives Canada
Here are some activities and symbols associated with Remembrance Day. Also some little known facts regarding our men over seas and life on the homefront are presented. Service Women, politicians, families and heroes are all remembered on this site.
Student's are encouraged to analyze Canada's role in supporting the United Nations during the Korean War.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
This resource provides links to information on Canada's involvement in wars and peacekeeping in the 20th century.
This poster tries to capture the bleakness and poignacy of a soldier's experience while reminding us of the importance of involving today's youth in remembrance. The goals of the Remembrance Day Poster program are outlined here as is the aim of Veterans Affairs Canada.
An activity to help students understand the role and experiences of the Canadian soldier during the Korean War. It includes ideas for assignments as well as references to media resources.