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Social Studies (Grade 2) - Changing Family and Community Traditions
This guide was formally called TRADITIONS AND CELEBRATIONS. Grade 2 students examine the wide variety of cultures and traditions that coexist in Canada. Students investigate family histories and traditions and report on how these histories and traditions contribute to and enrich Canadian society. As well, students will describe major groups in their community, including different types of families, and how traditions and heritage are passed on.
Books
  • Chinese New Year (J 394.261 GLE)
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  • Let’s Celebrate! Festival Poems From Around the World (J 821.92080334 LETS)
  • Canada: The Culture (J 971 KAL )
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  • Canada Celebrates Multiculturalism (J 971.004 KAL )
  • A Calendar of Festivals (J 394.26 GIL )
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  • Family Traditions (J 390 SUP )
  • Customs and Traditions (J 970.04 KAL )
  • We Come from Different Cultures (J 305.80097 HIG)
  • Divorce and Stepfamilies (J 306.89 PET)
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  • Family Members (J 306.85 GAL )
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  • Family Survival (J 646.78 CLA )
  • Halloween (J 394.2646 HEI)
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  • Thanksgiving (J 394.2649 HEI)
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  • Hanukkah (J 296.435 TRU)
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  • Christmas  (J 394.26663 TRU )
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  • Mother’s Day (J 394.2628 HEI)
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  • Birthday Traditions around the World (J 394.2 ING)
  • Father’s Day (J 394.263 HEI)
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  • Easter (J 394.2667 TRU)
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  • Cinco de Mayo (J 394.262 HEI)
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  • Happy Valentine’s Day! (J 394.2618 APP)
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  • Kwanzaa (J 394.2612 ALO)
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  • Celebrate Ramadan & Eid Al-Fitr (J 297.362 HEI)
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  • Passover (J 296.437 ALO)
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  • Diwali (J 294.536 TOR)
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  • What is Culture? (J 306 KAL)
  • Dance (J 792.80971 HUD)
    From the series, ’Cultures of Canada’ this book features dance from various cultures in Canada.
  • Mardi Gras and Carnival (J 394.25 ALO)
  • Victoria Day (J 394.2620971 )
  • Remembrance Day (J 394.2640971 FOR)
  • Clothing (J 391.00971)
    From the series, ’Cultures of Canada’ this book explores the traditional clothing from various cultures in Canada. Includes a Glossary and Index.
  • On Purim (J 296.436 FIS)
    Uses the story of a family’s preparations for the Jewish holiday of Purim to explain the traditions connected with this celebration.
  • Canada Day (J 394.263 ALO)
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  • Eid al-Adha (J 297.36 WAL)
  • Sukkot (J 296.433 MIL)
  • Celebrating Holi: A Hindu celebration of spring (J 294.536 MEN)
  • National Day Traditions Around the World (J 394.25 KES)
    When a country becomes independent, the people often create a National Day. On this day people of a country celebrate their freedom together.
  • Saint Patrick’s Day (J 394.262 HEI)
  • La Fete du Canada (J FRENCH 394.263 KIS)
  • Le nouvel An Chinois (J FRENCH 394.261 HUD)
  • Le jour du Souvenir (J FRENCH 394.264 FOR)
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