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Free Kindle Ebooks – Canadian History Books

Did you know that Amazon has a huge collection of Canadian history books that you can download for free? Included in the 70+ books are┬áThe Chronicles of Canada – a series of Canadian history written in 32 parts during the early part of the 1900s , and the life experiences of one Susanna Moodie. Free […]

Little Red's Treehouse

Little Red’s Schoolhouse

Canadian sisters Kristen and Katie – one a former ESL teacher, the other a graphic designer – decided to team up and make some very cute and educational products for their fellow educators. That teamwork has resulted in their company, Little Red’s Schoolhouse – where you can find all sorts of goodies and educational materials […]

Terry Fox Statue

Terry Fox

Early in the 1980s, a young Canadian man named Terry Fox raised over $24million for cancer research by running across the Maritimes, Quebec and most of Ontario – with the intention of going all the way. As a teen, one of his legs had been amputated due to bone cancer, meaning that run across Canada […]

Professor Noggin

I have a challenge for you. See how many of the following questions you can answer: 1. Jeanne Sauve was the first female to hold what office? 2. What fur-trading company, founded in 1670, is the oldest existing company in Canada? 3. What is Craigellachie? 4. What did Frederick Banting and Charles Best discover in […]

On The Mark Press

On The Mark Press 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 Press, and today, their website has a HUGE list of Canadian subjects: