Category: Science and Social Studies

Grade 7/8 Science Units Ontario Curriculum

Do you teach grade 7/8 Science in Ontario?  Are you looking for quality resources that do not require a textbook and are more engaging than just a set of worksheets? The science units created by 2 Peas and a Dog are provided in both PDF and Google Slides format to

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Grade 7 Science Lessons

Do you teach grade 7 science lessons in Ontario?  Are you looking for quality resources that do not require a textbook and are more engaging than just a set of worksheets? 2 Peas and a Dog has created engaging grade 7 science lessons that are ready-to-go and require minimal teacher

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14 Ways To Make Geography Class Fun

It is not challenging to make geography class fun and engaging if you use some of the ideas below. Unfortunately, Social Sciences get a bad reputation for being boring – which is the farthest from the truth. Gone are the days of independently reading the textbook and silently writing the

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Engaging Canadian history lesson plans for busy teachers and homeschool parents who want quality content for their students and children. #canadianhistory #canadianhistorylessonplans #ontariohistory #canadianlessonplans

Canadian History Lesson Plans

Canadian history lesson plans can be very dry and boring if we only use the textbook to teach key events in history. I love teaching Canadian history and making it come alive for my students.  I make my Canadian history lesson plans engaging by using a mix of teacher-directed and

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History Lessons For Middle School Teachers

It does not have to be challenging to find engaging history lessons for middle school. History might be old, but our approach to teaching it shouldn’t be!  In this blog round-up, you’ll find new ideas for engaging students in history lessons, Remembrance Day lesson plans, Veterans Day lesson plans, as

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Veterans Day Lesson Plans For Middle School Students

Veterans Day lesson plans are important to add to your teaching plan this month. The weeks around Veterans Day are a great time to remember and acknowledge the contributions of veterans and current soldiers who fight in the name of freedom. I’ve built a unit to support you in teaching

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