Early Settlers in Upper Canada S&S Gr. 2-4


With the 29 lesson plans in this book, students will investigate the various communities of early settlers and First Nation peoples in Upper Canada during the 1800’s.  They will understand how the interaction between the new settlers and existing communities of First Nation peoples and French settlers helped to shape the development of the various communities.

Students will be able to compare communities of the past with those of the present day. Includes 29 lesson plans, teacher guide & instructions and answer key. 120 pages.

Topics include: Who Came to Live in Upper Canada, Unforgettable Journey, Clearing the Land, Building an Early Settler Home, Preparing the Land, Sowing the Seed, Growing and Storing Food, Harvesting, Life in Upper Canada – Hunting, Fishing, Trapping, Early Transportation, Schools, Forests and Barns, Preserving Food, Herbs,Spices. Clothes, Sheep to Loom, Keeping Clean, Health Care, Past times, Early Black Settlers, Aboriginal Peoples of Upper Canada and more.


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