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For Students

Great Sites

Here are some sites to help you with your homework!




  • Across Canada:
    A Department of Canadian Heritage website that gives information about provincial and territorial flags, flowers and other symbols.
  • The Canadian Encyclopedia (Ages 12 and up)
    Visit this great encyclopedia online!
  • Canadian Information By Subject (Ages 12 and up)
    Discover links to websites on Canadian subjects.
  • Images Canada (Ages 9 and up)
    View thousands of historical pictures of different places and people in Canada.


Information Studies



  • Arts Alive - Music - Kids
    Hey kids! Want to learn more about music and the people who make it? Come see all the fun things you can explore in our website!


  • Canadian Space Agency - KidSpace (Ages 8-17)
    What does a real space station look like? How do you become an astronaut? Find answers to these questions and more on this site. Includes resources for parents and teachers.
  • EcoKids
    A great Canadian site with a climate change theme: games, projects, screen saver and more…
  • Environment Canada - Canadian Wildlife Service - Kids' Activities and Education (Ages 6-17)
    Learn bird and mammal facts. Brush up on your knowledge of the Great Lakes or acid rain. Play the site's great games. Includes resources for teachers.
  • The Green Lane: Acid Rain - Kid's Corner
  • Healthy Teeth
    Find out all about: cavities - prevention, experiments and activities; no butts about it: tobacco and healthy teeth don't mix: braces: teeth and gums: and a visit to the dentist.
  • Inside the Human Body: The Respiratory System
    Learn all about lungs and lung disease. This site has games, quizzes, exercises, pictures and more.
  • Welcome to NRCat's Scratching Post! (Ages 4 and up)
    Learn about Canada's natural resources, like minerals. Read about meteorites, landslides and avalanches! View satellite photos and maps of Canada, and play games with the NRCat! Games, quizzes, posters, educational materials and a whole lot more.

Social Studies

  • Canadian Heritage - Youth - Fun and Games
    A site with lots of cool activities: Canada Day poster challenge, Canadian heritage quiz, colouring book of Canadian symbols, fun zone and national flag of Canada day.
  • Statistics Canada - Kid's Zone
  • Transport Canada - Youth Portal
    Some of the great activities on this site include a transportation challenge, wordsearch, memory game and a section for youth from Quebec.

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