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The Interior Plains: Why People Visit Teacher Centre

Web Links

These Web sites will provide you with background information.



Web Links

Parks Canada

The Parks Canada Web site provides links to all of Canada's national parks, by province and territory. In Saskatchewan, students can find out more about the Grasslands National Park. They can also look for other national parks in the Interior Plains through the Alberta, Manitoba, and Northwest Territories links. The site also provides a Teacher Guide section with ongoing activities, programs, and competitions.

UNESCO World Heritage Sites

This Web site for UNESCO is an excellent source of information about World Heritage Sites. Students can learn how and why certain places are chosen as World Heritage Sites. There are links to sites in Canada as well as in other countries around the world. The Just for Kids link provides student-friendly information while the Education link discusses the role of young people in preserving heritage.