CANAdooDAday

This original, 13-part animated digital series for kids ages 6 to 12 serves up historical highlights and fun facts about Canada with a twist.

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Episodes

CANAdooDAday Alexander Graham Bell Invents the Telephone

The story of Alexander Graham Bell and Canada’s greatest invention is told in a teen pop song. In this version of the story, Bell only sees the fun advantages of the telephone he created — calling his dog, phoning his teacher to play hookey and of course, ordering pizza.
  • 2017
  • 00:03:18
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 06/19/2017

Teacher Guide(s)

  • How to Use Video Effectively in the Classroom [.pdf]

CANAdooDAday Canadian Mosaic

Canada is known for its great diversity and this animated, musical patter-song calls attention to all the different religions and nationalities that make up our country.
  • 2017
  • 00:02:56
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/23/2017

Teacher Guide(s)

  • How to Use Video Effectively in the Classroom [.pdf]

CANAdooDAday Canadian Women Who Kicked Butt

A musical anthem celebrating two of Canada’s greatest female heroes — Emily Stowe and Nellie McClung, who fought to get women the right the vote in Canada.
  • 2017
  • 00:03:14
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/05/2017

Teacher Guide(s)

  • How to Use Video Effectively in the Classroom [.pdf]

CANAdooDAday Oh No Ogopogo!

The story of Canada’s cryptozoological creature of the Okanagan — The Ogopogo — is told by the one unlucky fisherman who comes face to face with the legendary beast.
  • 2017
  • 00:03:07
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 06/21/2017

Teacher Guide(s)

  • How to Use Video Effectively in the Classroom [.pdf]

CANAdooDAday Optimus Prime Ministers

This punk rock anthem touches on each of Canada’s 23 prime ministers to date, with quick, fun facts about all of them.
  • 2017
  • 00:02:58
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 06/19/2017

Teacher Guide(s)

  • How to Use Video Effectively in the Classroom [.pdf]

CANAdooDAday The Canadian Dinosaurs

Many Canadians don’t realize that millions of years ago, a large number of dinosaurs roamed the earth, and did so in the place we now call Alberta. This fun ska song tells the viewer all about the great creatures that once called pre-Canada home.
  • 2017
  • 00:03:18
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 06/19/2017

Teacher Guide(s)

  • How to Use Video Effectively in the Classroom [.pdf]

CANAdooDAday The Canadian Humblebrag

Everyone knows how great Canada is and in this musical humble brag, we humbly boast about all the amazing things you didn’t know Canada is responsible for.
  • 2017
  • 00:03:13
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/20/2017

Teacher Guide(s)

  • How to Use Video Effectively in the Classroom [.pdf]

CANAdooDAday The Longest Named Place in Canada

An animated song celebrating the Cree language and how it’s the root of many of the names of Canada’s places, including Pekwachnamaykoskwaskwaypinwanik Lake.
  • 2017
  • 00:02:43
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/23/2017

Teacher Guide(s)

  • How to Use Video Effectively in the Classroom [.pdf]

CANAdooDAday The Maple Leaf Must-See

The maple leaf is Canada’s unofficial national symbol and this fun animated song teaches every way that the maple leaf has become a part of Canadian culture.
  • 2017
  • 00:03:00
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 06/21/2017

Teacher Guide(s)

  • How to Use Video Effectively in the Classroom [.pdf]

CANAdooDAday The Mounties

Set to a modern military beat, a trio of Mounties educate you about everything you didn’t actually know about Canada’s RCMP.
  • 2017
  • 00:03:17
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 08/01/2017

Teacher Guide(s)

  • How to Use Video Effectively in the Classroom [.pdf]