The First Page

The First Page New

The First Page is a brand new creative writing challenge for students in Grades 7 to 12, created by CBC Books. What's the challenge? CBC Books wants students to write the first page of an ...

Canada: The Story of Us plus roundtable discussions

Canada: The Story of Us plus roundtable discussions New

This collection pairs the 10-part Canada: The Story of Us series with five Facebook Live roundtables that accompanied the original series broadcast and broadened the national conversation on important themes in Canadian history.

Indigenous Youth

Indigenous Youth New

This collection takes a closer look at the experiences, hopes and challenges of Indigenous youth in Canada today. Among the topics examined are cultural identity, community engagement, education, the environment and relations with law enforcement.

The LGBTQ experience in Canada

The LGBTQ experience in Canada New

From the court battles of the past to the growing awareness of gender identity issues today, the stories in this collection highlight some of the challenges and realities within LGBTQ communities in Canada today.

Canada 150: Contemporary Indigenous Voices

Canada 150: Contemporary Indigenous Voices

This collection focuses on cultural awareness, traditional knowledge and the contemporary challenges facing Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples across Canada as we begin to explore reconciliation together. The collection touches on issues like adapting to climate ...

Canada 150: Diversity and Inclusion

Canada 150: Diversity and Inclusion

Our diversity as Canadians is one of our distinctive traits as a country. In this collection, we examine the triumphs, lessons, struggles and challenges that continue to shape our multifaceted identity.

Canada 150: Innovation, Science and Technology

Canada 150: Innovation, Science and Technology

This collection focuses on Canadian contributions in science and technology, as well as accomplishments demonstrating our innovative spirit. We examine major steps forward in the aeronautics, agricultural and medical sectors, as well as a host ...

Canada 150: Key Events

Canada 150: Key Events

Drawing on our archive of documentaries and news reports, we’ve assembled this collection of big events throughout Canada’s first 150 years. We’ll keep adding to this collection as the year goes on. Let us know ...