The War Of 1812

The War Of 1812

Shot throughout Canada and the United States, the War of 1812 is vividly recalled. Through a combination of historic recreations, archival images, paintings, drawings and maps, the audience is presented with a good overview of the various events of this period. The program looks at such historic figures as Tecumseh, General Proctor and Sir Isaac Brock. It was a...

Our Parliament

Our Parliament

This program presents an overview of Canada’s Federal Government. It is an excellent and concise introduction to understanding Canada’s Parliamentary System. Topics covered include: Political parties and divisions of governments to our election process Legislation Role Of Prime Minister Role Of Members Of Parliament Purpose of Parliament Our...

Letters From The Front

Letters From The Front

This film follows the daily life of a Canadian Private in World War Two through the letters he wrote home and the photographs he took. Aware of the immensity of the war which had engulfed the world, his letters described in detail the daily life of a soldier and the lives of those caught up in the war. His photographs taken with a Kodak Brownie camera, were not...

HEY! They’re Building A New House

HEY! They’re Building A New House

This Educational Video takes students in grades 2 to 6 on a tour of a home construction site. The narrator is a young boy who explains the process of constructing a typical Canadian house. Shot entirely on site in Canada this Educational Video is in wide use among schools and public libraries. The young narrator does an exceptional job of discussing all key...

A Day At The Pond

A Day At The Pond

Take your class on a field trip to discover life at the pond in this Canadian Educational Video. Designed for Grades Kindergarten through to Grade 4 this Educational Video Program follows the antics of a 9-year-old boy and his 6-year-old sister as they discover what animals live in a pond, pond vegetation, wetland plants, pond organisms, microscopic pond life,...