History


: Description: AlbertaSource is the gateway to the Heritage Community Foundation's collection of online learning resources... These websites present Alberta's historical, natural, cultural, scientific and technological heritage - a media-rich source for facts, stories, images and interesting things to do and places to go in Alberta. [ More Information ]
: Description: A collection of oral histories from the vietnam war. [ More Information ]
: Description: For almost 100 years, The Champlain Society has increased public access to Canada's rich documentary heritage. Explore four centuries of adventure,travel, social change, economic growth, and nation building through the Society's books and on-line Digital Collection. Experience this rich history through the words and images of those who were there. [ More Information ]
: Description: A resource for courses in Victorian literature [ More Information ]
: Description: Calendars Through the Ages gives visitors an overview of how calendars of various cultures were developed. It covers calendars that are still in use such as the Chinese, Christian, Indian, Islamic, Jewish and those not in use such as Ancient, French, Future, Mayan and Roman... The section "Our Year" gives an overview, the astronomical basis of calendars, the history, definitions of our year and a chronology of the international acceptance of the Gregorian calendar... The origins of the week and the names of the days are explored in the section "Week" and there is a timeline of interesting calendar facts. [ More Information ]
: Description: Celebrates Indigenous oral traditions by honoring the process of listening with intent as each elder or traditional teacher shares a teaching from their perspective on the richness and value of cultural traditions from their nation...Audio narration is provided throughout the site, complimented by beautifully animated visuals. In addition, the site provides free curriculum packages for grades 1 to 12 to further explore the vast richness of knowledge and cultural philosophy that is introduced within each teaching... The curriculum is provided in downloadable PDF and can also be read online through the Teacherís Resources link. [ More Information ]
: Description: Material related to the historical timeline, people, places, celebrations and artifacts... Included are virtual tours, video and audio clips, 360 degree views of objects and links to resources. [ More Information ]
: Description: Travel back to the 1800s and become an eyewitness to history. You become a young slave who must make some important and life-changing decisions... Be sure to explore the various scenes you see by rolling your mouse over the pictures. The clues you discover might be just the ones you need to escape to freedom. [ More Information ]
: Description: Interactive game where students make choices and build their own homestead... Learn about the history of European settlement in Canada. [ More Information ]
: Description: A powerful, innovative model curriculum for teaching world history in middle and high schools. [ More Information ]

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