Grade 5 Social Studies - Indigenous Peoples & Europeans Prior to 1713

Students will analyze some consequences of interactions among and between First Nations and European explorers and settlers, from the perspectives of the various groups involved, in New France prior to 1713. Students will describe significant features of and interactions between some of the main communities in Canada prior to 1713, with a particular focus on First Nations and New France.


Explora Canada Student Search 6-12

Explora Primary Search K-5


Web Sites

Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online

Native Tech: Scenes from the Eastern Woodlands

Virtual Museum of New France

Empire of the Bay


Explorers of Canada

Books on Explorers Books on Fur Trade Books on Indigenous People Books on New France