Unit Resources: Canadian Government

Resource Links:

Interactive Tour of Canada's House of Commons


Book List:


The Klondike Cat by Julie Lawson

The Orange Shirt Story by Phyllis Webstad

Stepping Stones: A Refugee Family’s Journey by Margriet Ruurs

The Kids Book of Canada by Barbara Greenwood

The Kids Book of Canadian History by Carlotta Hacker

A Prairie Alphabet by Jo Bannatyne-Cugnet

L is for Land of Living Skies by Linda Aksomitis

Canada: A Visual Journey by Tanya Lloyd Kyi


Gifts by Jo Ellen Bogart

Ocean Meets Sky by Terry and Eric Fan


Once Upon a Memory by Nina Laden

Z is for Zamboni by Matt Napier

Sweetest Kulu by Celina Kalluk

M is for Mountie by Polly Horvath



Early Reader

O Canada by Ted Harrison

A Northern Alphabet by Ted Harrison

Sleepy Dog by Harriet Ziefert

Cooking with the Cat by Bonnie Worth

The Cat in the Hat by Dr. Seuss

Green Eggs and Ham by Dr. Seuss

Africville by Shauntay Grant

Picture a Tree by Barbara Reid

At the Pond by Werner Zimmerman



Early Elementary

My Canada: An Illustrated Atlas by Katherine Dearlove

Canada Close Up: Canadian Government by Elizabeth MacLeod

Goodnight, Canada by Andrea Beck

One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish by Dr. Seuss

Fox in Socks by Dr. Seuss

Happy Birthday, Thomas! By Random House

Picture the Sky by Barbara Reid

They Say Blue by Jillian Tamaki



Upper Elementary

I am Not a Number by Jenny Kay Dupuis & Kathy Kacer

Who Runs This Country, Anyway? by Joanne Stanbridge

Canada Year by Year by Elizabeth MacLeod

Politics and Government for Beginners by Usborne Books

Jason’s Gold by Will Hobbs

Down the Yukon by Will Hobbs

Our Great Prime Ministers by Helaine Becker

Dear Canada: A Sea of Sorrows by Norah McClintock

Dear Canada: These Are My Words by Ruby Slipperjack

I am Canada: Storm the Fortress by Maxine Trottier

I am Canada: A Call to Battle by Gillian Chan




Middle and High School

Radical: Taking Back Your Faith from the American Dream by David Platt


Created for Work: Practical Insights for Young Men by Bob Schultz

Canada’s Prime Ministers: Macdonald to Trudeau by Ramsay Cook and Réal Bélanger

The Canadian Constitution by Adam Dodek


No Easy Ride: Reflections on My Life in the RCMP by Ian Parsons


From Mountie to Bush Pilot by Jack Clarkson and Gordon Peter Chenkie

A History of Canada in Ten Maps by Adam Shoalts

Anne of Green Gables Complete Book Set by L.M. Montgomery

People of the Deer by Farley Mowat


Canada Maps, Canadian Provinces, Territories and Flags Coloring Book by J. Bruce Jones

Professor Noggin's History of Canada 

Canadian Trivia: Family Edition

O Canada Crosswords Book

Mounties for Kids: RCMP Activity Book by Tom Hunter

Masterpieces Canada Map Jigsaw Puzzle

Eurographics Map of Canada 200 piece puzzle

Tabletopics to Go - Oh, Canada

Mama Bear Apologetics by Hillary Morgan Ferrer (This is a resource specifically for mothers)