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February, 2013 : Newsletters~Canadian

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Donna Ward/Northwoods Press

Spring Conventions

We are ordering the best Canadian resources for your local convention and getting them ready to ship.  

For free shipping, order 3-4 weeks ahead of your convention, choose the Pay by Cheque option, and include a message about pick-up at the convention. We will manually remove the shipping charge.

See our Conferencespage for where we will be. 

Manitoba next!!!!
 

KAYAK ILLUSTRATED STORY AWARD

Canadian kids between the ages of 7–14 write their own illustrated historical story on anything in Canada's past. Win the chance for a $1000 prize and a trip to Ottawa, or be one of the 25 selected for publication in Kayak Magazine. Deadline - June 14, 2013. 

Find out more about the contest here.
Read the top 25 stories from 2012 here. ((This is a great look at quality work from other students in Canada.)
 

Free pass toCanada's Parks

Students in Grade 8 get a "My Parks Pass" for free daily access to 200 Parks Canada locations valid until April 30, 2014. Use it to get instant discounts for the whole family on a daily family or group pass. 
 
Home schooledstudents can request a student kit through the Parks Canada at 1-888-773-8888 or information@pc.gc.ca in April, 2013.
 
 

Courage & Conquest

Our classic Canadian history study. 

If you've done this, it may be time to do it again. Do this once in Grade 4 and under, again in Grade 7 or 8. 

Loyalist Trilogy 

George crosses enemy lines in search of his family...
 
Read about the harrowing adventures of the Waltermyer (Meyer) family who start a new life in Canada.
(Topics: Loyalists, 1837 Rebellion)

Canada in the 20th Century

Brand new high school course.

A course unlike any other, with multi-media, answer keys, assignments, rubrics, sample work and more. Check out the video on our site.