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Homeschool4Free – Social Studies

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Are you looking for some great Social Studies resources to help you finish out the year? Or maybe you are busy planning next year already?

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If you are studying Canada, please also visit my page A Trip Across Canada for all the links to the study.

Please share your Social Studies resources in the comments.

Canada

A Trip Across Canada – Nova Scotia

If you are just joining us now, may I suggest that you visit these pages first –>

Our next stop on our Trip Across Canada is Nova Scotia. If you have not picked up your travel brochures for Nova Scotia yet, you can stop and do that now.

Here are some questions to ask as you look at your detailed map. What bay is to the left of Nova Scotia? What ocean is to the right of Nova Scotia? What is the capital city of Nova Scotia?

You can download a detailed map of Nova Scotia here –>

On the blank map, you can have your student color it (however you decide). You can also have the student include important information on their map.

You can download a blank map of Nova Scotia here –>

The leader of the province is called the Premiere. Visit the official website for the government of Nova Scotia. What is the name of the current Premiere?

You can find information about the Symbols of Nova Scotia and here.

You can read more about the symbols of Nova Scotia here –>

Nova Scotia has its own flag. You can read about the flag here –>

You can print out a flag to color here –>

Nova Scotia has a provincial flower. The flower is called the Mayflower. You can visit these websites to find out more about this flower.

Nova Scotia has a provincial bird. The bird is called the Osprey. You can visit the following websites to find out more about this bird.

Nova Scotia has a provincial tree. The tree is called the Red Spruce. You can visit the following websites to find out more about this tree.

Nova Scotia has a provincial motto. The motto is “One defends and the other conquers.”

Nova Scotia has a provincial coat of arms and crest. You can learn more about them by visiting these pages.

Create your own family coat of arms.

You can learn more about the weather in Nova Scotia by visiting these websites.

Nova Scotia has some excellent parks. Take some time to learn more about the beautiful scenery in Nova Scotia.

More information about the geography of Nova Scotia can be found here.

Just a few of the many things in Nova Scotia to learn more about.

Halifax is the capital of Nova Scotia. To find out more information about Halifax, you can visit the following websites.

The Legislature buildings are located in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

More resources

Have a look through all of the on-line travel brochures for Nova Scotia and see what other interesting things you can find.

If you are following our studies, would you please take a few moments and leave me a comment.

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Canada

A Trip Across Canada – Saskatchewan

If you are just joining us now, may I suggest that you visit these pages first –>

Our next stop on our trip across Canada is Saskatchewan. If you have not picked up your travel brochures for Saskatchewan yet, you can stop and do that now.

Saskatchewan is another fun filled, action packed adventure on our journey across Canada. Pick and choose the things you want to focus on because there will be so much, you won’t have time for everything. Remember, you can always come back and revisit Saskatchewan later if you like.

Here are some questions to ask as you look at your detailed map. What province is to the left of Saskatchewan? What is the capital city?

You can download a detailed map of Saskatchewan here –>

On the blank map, you can have your student color it (however you decide). You can also have the student include important information on their map.

You can download a blank map of Saskatchewan here –>

The leader of the province is called the Premiere. Visit the official website for the government of Saskatchewan. What is the name of the current Premiere?

You can find information about the Symbols of Saskatchewan and here.

You can read more about the symbols of Saskatchewan here –>

Saskatchewan has its own flag. You can read about the flag here –>

You can print out a flag to color here –>

Saskatchewan has a provincial mammal. The mammal is the White-tailed Deer. You can visit these websites to read more about this mammal.

Saskatchewan has a provincial flower. The flower is called the Western Red Lily. You can visit these websites to find out more about this flower.

Saskatchewan has a provincial bird. The bird is called the Sharp-tailed Grouse. You can visit the following websites to find out more about this bird.

Saskatchewan has a provincial tree. The tree is called the White Birch. You can visit the following websites to find out more about this tree.

Saskatchewan has a provincial stone. The mineral is called potash. You can learn more about potash by visiting these websites.

Saskatchewan has a provincial motto. The motto is From Many Peoples Strength.

Saskatchewan has a provincial coat of arms and shield. You can learn more about them by visiting these pages.

Create your own family coat of arms.

Saskatchewan has a provincial tartan. You can read more about the provincial tartan.

You can learn more about the weather in Saskatchewan by visiting these websites.

Saskatchewan has some excellent parks. Take some time to learn more about the beautiful landscape of Saskatchewan.

More information about the geography of Saskatchewan can be found here.

Just a few of the many things in Saskatchewan to learn more about.

Regina is the capital of Saskatchewan. To find out more information about Regina, you can visit the following websites.

The Legislature buildings are located in Regina, Saskatchewan.

More resources -

Have a look through all of your travel brochures for Saskatchewan. You will find many other interesting things to learn about including Grey Owl’s Cabin (pdf), Batoche, Big Muddy Badlands, Cypress Hills, Fort Carlton (pdf), Wanuskewan and much more.

What do you think of our studies so far?

Do you have anything that you would like to add?