French-language resource

Enfant de la planète : au Canada (Child of the Planet in Canada) kits serve as resource material for Social Studies, French and to integrate various subject matters aimed at students 6 to 9 years of age.

Enfant de la planète : au Canada features Cody, an Aboriginal youth who introduces us to his family, his community, his traditions and to other First Nations people in Canada.

* Approved by the Aboriginal Directorate, Education Manitoba and by Le Centre de leadership et d'évaluation for Ontario’s Department of Education.

In this third and fourth kit of the Enfant de la Planète series, pupils will explore their own community and another Canadian community, in this instance an Aboriginal community.

Pupils will study different aspects of Canadian communities and examine how these communities have changed over time. They will become aware of human interdependence as well as human dependence as relates to the natural world.

Each of the kits contain two teachers’ guides:

  • a teacher’s guide aiming at the integration of subject matters, featuring Social Studies
  • a teacher’s guide aimed at French as a study program

Each of the guides includes:

  • a skills chart
  • a competency chart
  • evaluation sheets
  • activities that can be photocopied

Each of the kits contains 25 little books (5 stories with 5 copies each):

  • These books follow Cody going through her daily life 

Other items available in each of the kits:

  • The 5 stories dynamically read on a compact disc
  • 5 different board games related to the themes explored
  • DVDs with different activities such as "Let's speak with Cody", "Let's sing with Cody" and "Let's dance with Cody" 
  • A compact disc with 5 songs