Great Canadian Books

TEACHables is our video series that explores educational topics in entertaining ways. This collection, in collaboration with Canadian School Libraries and Bibliovideo, showcases Canadian-authored books as valuable teaching tools to help engage students. The videos are also accompanied by original teaching resources for follow-up and follow through.

 

Indigenous Voices

Featured Books

Lesson Plans

Lesson 1 – Facets of Courage (Recommended for Primary)

Lesson 2 – Inuit Culture, Lifestyle, and Traditions (Recommended for Junior)

Lesson 3 – Impact of Residential Schools (Recommended for Middle School)

Lesson 4 – Seven Sacred Teachings (Recommended for Middle School)

Lesson 5 – Violence Against Indigenous Women (Recommended for High School)

Creative Tools for Making and Sharing

Canadian Resources to Support Inquiry Learning


Global Issues

Featured Books

Lesson Plans

Lesson 1 – Access to Education (Recommended for Primary)

Lesson 2 – Refugee Children (Recommended for Primary)

Lesson 3 – Gender Equality (Recommended for Junior)

Lesson 4 – Migration (Recommended for Junior)

Lesson 5 – Poverty, Food Insecurity, and Homelessness (Recommended for Junior)

Lesson 6 – Housing Insecurity and Homelessness (Recommended for Middle School) 

Lesson 7 – Refugee Experiences (Recommended for Middle School)

Lesson 8 – Sustainability (Recommended for Middle School)

Lesson 9 – Climate Change (Recommended for High School)

Lesson 10 – Cyber Security (Recommended for High School)

Lesson 11 – LGBTQ2S+ (Recommended for High School)

Lesson 12 – Racism (Recommended for High School)

Creative Tools for Making and Sharing

Canadian Resources to Support Inquiry Learning


Student Well-Being

Featured Books

Lesson Plans

Lesson 1 – Ableism, Equity, Respect (Recommended for Primary)

Lesson 2 – Human Dignity and Water Insecurity (Recommended for Primary)

Lesson 3 – Kindness, Respect, Storytelling (Recommended for Junior)

Lesson 4 – Self-Image and Identity (Recommended for Junior)

Lesson 5 – Mental Health and Empathy (Recommended for Middle School)

Lesson 6 – Social Equity and Health (Recommended for High School)

Creative Tools for Making and Sharing

Canadian Resources to Support Inquiry Learning