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Culture in the Canadian Classroom Resources

Ontario and Canadian Sites

  • Elementary and Secondary Education Information on schools in Ontario including new initiatives .
  • Settlement.Org Ontario Settlement information and resources for immigrants in, or planning to come to, Ontario.
  • Multicultural Calendar This page lists Holy Days of 12 major religions: Aboriginal Peoples, Baha'i, Buddhism, Christian, Hinduism, Islam, Jainism, Judaism, Shinto, Sikhism, Wicca and Zoroastrian. Teachers can check out this website to learn what major holidays students practice.
  • Canada's School Net A national initiative to make services and resources available to schools and education providers across Canada through electronic networking.
  • Culture Profiles by Country This site provides a cultural profile for a wide range of countries. Each profile provides an overview of life and customs in the profiled country.

Related Resources

  • Intercultural E-mail Classroom Connections (IECC) This is a free service to help teachers link with partners in other countries and cultures for e-mail classroom pen pal and project exchanges. IECC is intended for teachers seeking partner classrooms for international and cross-cultural e-mail exchanges.
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This page last updated: Aug. 27, 2004