Elementary Level Learning Resources

The lessons are designed for Grades 4 to 8 and supported by videos, slide decks (in Google Slides and PowerPoint), and student activities in various formats, including Word, Google Forms and Microsoft Forms. Refer to the Lesson Pathways for options to condense the activities.

The package includes all documents listed below, as well as all manuals.

Lessons, Slide Decks, Handouts, Student Activities

Lesson Plan

PDF |

Slide Deck

PPT | Google Slides |

Handouts/Activities

Activity 1.1: Cards for Tower Building Activity
PDF | Word Doc | Google Doc |

Activity 1.2: T-Chart
PDF | Word Doc | Google Doc |

Activity 1.3: Comparing Government Types
PDF | Word Doc | Google Doc |

Activity 1.4: Reflection Card
PDF | Word Doc | Google Doc |

Lesson Plan

PDF |

Slide Deck

PPT | Google Slides |

Lesson Plan

PDF |

Handouts/Activities

Slide Deck 3A: Who Am I? What Am I?
PPT | Google Slides |

Slide Deck 3B: Levels of Government
PPT | Google Slides |

Activity 3.1: Levels of Government – Sorting Game
PDF | Word Doc | Google Doc |

Handout 3.2: Government Responsibilities
PDF |

Activity 3.3: Postcard Template
PDF | Word Doc | Google Doc |

Lesson Plan

PDF |

Slide Deck

PPT | Google Slides |

Handouts/Activities

Activity 4.1: Voice your choice!
PDF | Word Doc | Google Doc |

Activity 4.2: 1-1-1 Exit Card
PDF | Word Doc | Google Doc |

Lesson Plan

PDF |

Slide Deck

PPT | Google Slides |

Handouts/Activities

Activity 5.1: Questioning Images Framework
PDF |

Guide 5.2: Questioning Images - Teacher Guide
PDF |

Activity 5.3: Questioning Images Worksheet
PDF | Word Doc | Google Doc |

Lesson Plan

PDF |

Slide Deck

PPT | Google Slides |

Handouts/Activities

Activity 6.1: My Electoral District
PDF | Word Doc | Google Doc |

Handout 6.2: A Framework for Organizing an All-Candidates’ Debate
PDF |

Lesson Plan

PDF |

Slide Deck

PPT | Google Slides |

Handouts/Activities

Activity 7.1: Researching Political Parties
PDF | Word Doc | Google Doc |

Activity 7.2: Reflection Card
PDF | Word Doc | Google Doc |

Activity 7.3: Election Issue Case Study
PDF | Word Doc | Google Doc |

Activity 7.4: Evaluating the Leaders’ Debate
PDF | Word Doc | Google Doc |

Lesson Plan

PDF |

Slide Deck

PPT | Google Slides |

Handouts/Activities

Handout 8.1: History of Voting Rights in Ontario
PDF |

Lesson Plan

PDF |

Slide Deck

PPT | Google Slides |

Handouts/Activities

Activity 9.1: Results Comparison
PDF | Word Doc | Google Doc |

Activity 9.2: Election Reflection
PDF | Word Doc | Google Doc |

Activity 9.3: My Student Vote Learning Experience
PDF | Word Doc | Google Doc |