New France shows that iIn 1603, the first settlers from France arrived in North America. Since then, thousands of other French people have made the United States and Canada their home. This text explores the influence of French culture in North America.
Features of the Book – Sequenced account of events, – Historical photographs, – Diagrams, maps, and timeline, – Explanation, – Purpose New France can be used to introduce and reinforce the following skills and understandings: – exploring ways people create places to reflect their cultural identity, – drawing conclusions, – analysing point of view, – using strategies to make meaning of unknown words.
Themes covered in this book are: History
Reading Level:27-28 (Ruby)
Guided Reading Level27
Strategy/SkillsDrawing conclusions | Point of view | Sequencing | Using graphic sources | vocabulary and word