Tourism Materials

Tourism Materials: Travel Across Canada

One of the things I have always wanted to do with my children is learn all about Canada. I wanted to do it with more then just textbooks though and feel like we had a bit of a hands on feel with it.  My dream is to one day take the kids and rent a […]

Hey Canada

Hey Canada! Book Review

If you are looking for a great way to introduce your kids to the diversity of Canada, I highly recommend this new book by author, Vivien Bowers – Hey Canada! I was sent a copy by the publisher to review.   Written in the style of a blog/journal by 9 year old Alice, as her, Gran, her 8 […]

Apple Press Publisher

Today, I welcome my new review and resource sharing partner, Lee from Homeschool Canada. She lives in BC, where I live in ON, so together we can cover a higher number of homeschooling businesses to bring you everything you can! Below is her first review – of Apple Press Publishing. Welcome aboard, Lee! I was […]

On The Mark Publishing

On The Mark Publishing started as S & S publishing by a Canadian primary school teacher named Ruth. She created lots of educational workbooks and materials specifically geared to Canadians. In 2005, the company merged with On The Mark, and today, their website has a HUGE list of Canadian subjects:

Chalkboard Publishing

I recently went to the local teacher supply store and wandered around with a pen and paper, on the search for Canadian publishers and materials, games and toys. I was sadly disturbed by the lack of these products, but I did find a few great discoveries that I will share with you over the next […]

Canadian Geographic : Off The Map

If you are looking for a creative way to learn about Canadian geography, a good place to stop by is the Canadian Geographic website. One of the fun features you will find is called, Off The Map. It’s an interactive Canadian map that allows you to choose different categories, like food, sports, bugs, music, etc […]

Trip Across Canada

One of my guilty pleasures is spending time blog surfing. I love to read other people’s blogs – especially homeschoolers! – see how they are learning and what they are up to. I love finding great resources that people have put together. And I recently found a great one!

Canada Cool

We all know that Canada is cool – but now we can find out some of the reasons why! Created by travel writer, Lucy Izon, Canada Cool is a website that is devoted to showcasing everything cool about our country. Simply click on the map, or on the province of your choice to find some […]

Historical Maps

Today’s Homeschool Freebie of the Day  was a link to a great collection of historical world maps, so I decided to check it out. The collection is HUGE, including an exceptional amount of Canadian ones. Great for history, geography and so much more, these maps are very interesting to look at. This resource is presented by […]