Microsoft ® Office PowerPoint
of Slides: 51
for grades: 3 - 12
presentation for elementary and secondary students introducing them to
various regions in Canada. The term region is defined and students
are introduced to the fact that an area may be grouped into regions
based on physical, natural, human or cultural characteristic
size is compared to other world countries based on land mass.
Canada's natives and settlement is briefly touched upon. Canada as
a multicultural country is illustrated.
examination of Canada's regions begins with identifying each province
and territory on a map.
are then introduced to regions based on physical similarities grouping
Canada into Western Canada, the Plains, Central Canada, the Atlantic
Region, Great Lakes/St. Lawrence Lowlands, and Northern Canada.
physical region is is mapped, defined, and photographically
illustrated. Each region is discussed in terms of area covered,
natural resources, population, and climate.
terms: Province, territory, aboriginal, immigrant, native,
indigenous, multicultural, cordillera, resource, Canadian Shield,
Canada is a large country with many regions. The presentation is
long and presents much factual data which may be overwhelming for one
Rather than breaking this presentation up into several smaller chunks,
we've decided to leave it together as one. Our suggestion is not
to present all slides in one lesson. Portions of the presentation
should be mixed with classroom discussion, assignments, etc.
Roiser BAA, BEd &
Kevin Chorowiec OCT, BAS, BEd