Grade 2 – Social Studies – Games and Information

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Click here to play a game that will teach you about global communities.

Click here to play a game about naming the oceans and continents

Click here to learn cool facts about countries around the world.  After you pick a country look on the left side of the screen for links.

Click here to read about different countries, play games and do quizzes!

Click here to see an interactive map of different types of communities.

Click here to see an interactive world map.

Crawford Lake

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The Grade 3s enjoyed a fabulous field trip to Crawford Lake on Friday. Thankfully the rain held off and we had a great time exploring a Wendat village and the surrounding environment. This hands-on field trip supported the Social Studies curriculum so well.  Ask your child questions like: What are 3 ways First Nations used moss? What trees were helpful in providing food, shelter and medicine? What kind of games did First Nations children play? How did they settle disputes with other villages?  How did scientist know that people lived at this location (hint: the shape of lake)?

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