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Canadian Government Lesson Plans K-8

Canadian elementary school teachers will find useful resources and lesson plans to teach about the Canadian government.
  1. Canadian Elections
  2. Parliament in Canada
  3. Prime Minister of Canada
  4. Fed Govt - Who Does What
  5. Fed Govt - Who's Who
  6. Provincial Governments
  7. Provincial Premiers

Federal Government in Canada
The organization, operation, and services of the Canadian federal government.

How Federal Elections Work in Canada
A simple explanation of the basics of federal elections in Canada.

Canadian Government Glossary
Explore this ever-growing glossary of definitions and information on terms used by Canadian governments.

Learning Strategies on Canadian Government
Close to 100 learning strategies for Canadian elementary school teachers to use to teach about government in Canada. From the Teachers Institute on Canadian Parliamentary Democracy.

Campaign! - The Election Simulation Game
Canadian elementary school teachers can use this activity to have a whole class simulate a Canadian federal election. A learning strategy from the Teachers Institute on Canadian Parliamentary Democracy.

I Can Be Prime Minister
A lesson unit for Canadian elementary school teachers to use to teach about the sources of power and authority in the Canadian federal government. From the Teachers Institute on Canadian Parliamentary Democracy.

First Among Equals - Children's Version
A useful resource for Canadian elementary school teachers on the lives and politics of Canadian Prime Mnisters. From the National Library of Canada. A teaching stategy is included.

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