Learn about the development of Canada from the 17th to the early 19th century, including early settlements and their impact on the First Nations peoples.
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Learn about the early explorers of 'New France' Canada.
Discover information about the American Revolution (1763-1783).
War of 1812
Discover information about the causes, battles, conflicts, and people in the War of 1812.
Canada's First Nations People
Explore Canada's rich cultural landscape and learn about the First Nations people living in Canada before and during European exploration.
Your best source of info on Canadian topics. Use the search box to find in-depth articles from the Canadian Encyclopedia, Maclean's Magazine, Canadian Encyclopedia of Music, and TV and radio spots such as Historica Minutes.
Look here for information on early explorers and exploration. Good for grades 4-8.
Look here for information on ancient Greece, Rome, Egypt, China and India as well as other early civilizations. Includes the Incas and the Mayas. Includes biographies on famous people. Good for grades 4-8.
Look here for information on history and historical biographies. Great for grades 4-8.
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