CBC | Radio-Canada (Eng)

From where Canada’s been to where we’re going together, CBC/Radio-Canada is there, informing, enlightening and entertaining, sharing Canada’s journey step by step, day by day, with the news, content and commentary and culture that Canadians need today, tomorrow and in the future.

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Episodes

CBC | Radio-Canada (Eng) MPTV: An Introduction to the House of Commons

Filmed on location in Ottawa, this video offers an overview of the grandeur, importance and relevance of Canada's Parliament, with a specific focus on the House of Commons. Students will gain insight into the role of Members of Parliament and the basic structure and functions of the House of Commons. Designed to hold the attention of students in Grades 4 ...
  • 2005
  • 00:09:31
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 11/03/2014

Teacher Guide(s)

  • House of Commons: Classroom Activities

  • House of Commons Classroom Materials: Quiz

  • House of Commons Classroom Materials: Quiz Answer Key

  • House of Commons Classroom Materials: Word Bank

  • House of Commons Classroom Materials: KWL Chart

  • House of Commons Classroom Materials: The Three Parts of Parliament

  • House of Commons Classroom Materials: The Three Parts of Parliament Answer Key

  • House of Commons Classroom Materials: The House of Commons Map

  • House of Commons Classroom Materials: What Do I Remember?

  • House of Commons Classroom Materials: What Do I Remember? Answer Key

CBC | Radio-Canada (Eng) The Canadian Parliamentary Video: How Canada's Government Really Works

The program provides students with a brief history of government and introduces them to Canada's peoples, languages and provinces. Students journey to Ottawa, the nation's capital, and into the House of Commons and Senate, where a new session of Parliament is about to begin. The Speaker, the Speech from the Throne, the three major national political parties and the Prime ...
  • 1989
  • 00:33:23
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 10/21/2014

CBC | Radio-Canada (Eng) Our Games: The Arctic Winter Games

Every year since 1970, athletes from around the circumpolar world have gathered for a week of friendly competition, camaraderie and cultural exhibition. This documentary profiles five athletes competing in the 2000 Arctic Winter Games – sports that have their origin in the Inuit and Dene culture. Teams from Canada, Alaska, Greenland and Russia gather for the week to compete in traditional ...
  • 2000
  • 00:49:08
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 06/27/2014

CBC | Radio-Canada (Eng) Inside Information: Stories from the Hill (Part 1 of 3)

Julie Van Dusen of CBC's Ottawa Bureau takes viewers along as she works the "dayside shift," updating her reports on Newsworld, doing live hits and preparing reports. Fifty years ago no CBC reporter stalked Parliament Hill, a decision made so that CBC wouldn't be seen as supporting the government that created it. The legendary Norman DePoe was CBC's first star ...
  • 2002
  • 00:55:29
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

CBC | Radio-Canada (Eng) Inside Information: Stories from the Street (Part 2 of 3)

On its opening night, September 8, 1952, the first news story broadcast on CBC Television was the dramatic escape and subsequent capture of Toronto's notorious bank robbers, The Boyd Gang. This documentary features archival footage from the groundbreaking Connections series, and looks at the investigative nature of The Fifth Estate's coverage of the wrongly convicted, the changing approach to the ...
  • 2002
  • 00:54:39
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

CBC | Radio-Canada (Eng) Inside Information: Stories from the War Zone (Part 3 of 3)

CBC foreign correspondent Neil MacDonald is featured as he files his stories from the Middle East, one of the most volatile areas in the world. Archival footage of memorable stories from past world conflicts is also included. Veteran journalists who brought us those stories – Michael Maclear and Morley Safer, two of CBC-TV's early foreign correspondents – are also featured. The ...
  • 2002
  • 00:54:39
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2013
NIR-13-12 - A Look Back at International News 2013

NIR-13-12 - A Look Back at International News 2013

Check out the comprehensive, classroom-ready resource guide linked to this News in Review segment, featuring a broad range of lesson plans and activities.
  • 2013
  • 0.25 Mb
  • Added on: 12/15/2013

CBC | Radio-Canada (Eng) Landed: Six New Lives in Canada (Part 2 of 4)

They are refugees and immigrants from around the globe. Some have just arrived, while others have been here for a while and are trying to balance the customs and traditions of the old world with the joys and the challenges of a new and sometimes puzzling place. It is a story told over half a year and in six different ...
  • 2002
  • 00:42:56
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

CBC | Radio-Canada (Eng) Landed: Six New Lives in Canada (Part 3 of 4)

They are refugees and immigrants from around the globe. Some have just arrived, while others have been here for a while and are trying to balance the customs and traditions of the old world with the joys and the challenges of a new and sometimes puzzling place. It is a story told over half a year and in six different ...
  • 2002
  • 00:42:52
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

CBC | Radio-Canada (Eng) Landed: Six New Lives in Canada (Part 4 of 4)

They are refugees and immigrants from around the globe. Some have just arrived, while others have been here for a while and are trying to balance the customs and traditions of the old world with the joys and the challenges of a new and sometimes puzzling place. It is a story told over half a year and in six different ...
  • 2002
  • 00:42:35
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2013