Social Studies

    Diefenbunker: Canada’s Cold War Museum

    What role did art play in the Cold War? How can art be used to build and promote peace? Students view examples of art and make their own.

    Musée Bytown Museum

    Using the provided activity sheets, this program will challenge students to analyse various artefacts from the Bytown Museum’s collection.

    Musée Bytown Museum

    Explore everyday life in Victorian Canada. Learn about the major figures in the debates surrounding Confederation and the unification of the colonies.

    Diefenbunker: Canada’s Cold War Museum

    This program follows YOUCAN Ottawa’s teaching of conflict resolution skills, which has been successful for twenty years.

    Diefenbunker: Canada’s Cold War Museum

    This program uses primary sources from a scenario that took place in 1986, when the Diefenbunker was active.

    Diefenbunker: Canada’s Cold War Museum

    This team-building activity uses the Cold War as a backdrop, while students work together to solve a series of puzzles and challenges.

    Osgoode Township Museum | Musée du canton d’Osgoode

    Join us at the museum to learn all about early rural settler gardeners!

    Musée Bytown Museum

    History Explorers is a scavenger hunt that allows students to have some fun while learning about Ottawa’s, and Canada’s, history.

    Musée Bytown Museum

    Discover the Ottawa Locks, set next to majestic Parliament Hill in the heart of the nation’s capital.

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