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 book titles 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 Learnin


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