Ebsco's Explora Kids search features age-appropriate articles from trusted magazines and encyclopedias designed especially for students in the primary and middle grades. Categories include: Animals, Arts & Music, Biographies, Geography, Language Arts, Math, Science & Health, and Social Studies.
Excellent selection of encyclopedia articles, pictures, maps, charts and audio and video clips on a wide variety of topics. Perfect for students of all ages.
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This website, partially funded by the Government of Canada through the Department of Canadian Heritage, offers fun facts, games, videos, contests and activities to familiarize kids with Canada.
This free game allows you to sail along to discover Canada's geographical gems and dig for buried treasures.
Discover information about First Nations with links to further information on the Metis, Inuit and Dene.
Explore Canada through its wildlife and geography! Play games, piece together a map of Canada, look through the online atlas, watch slideshows and much more.
Learn about the culture and heritage of the groups that settled Canada: Acadians, Africans, Beothuk, Chinese, Doukhobors, Dutch, French, Haida, Inuit, Irish, Japanese, Métis, Mi'kmaq and more.
Learn the provinces of Canada by playing fun, free games!