Skip to Main Content

Grade 3 - Social Studies: Living and Working in Ontario

Britannica Imagequest  Britannica ImageQuest 
EZ Find  EZ Find

Learn 360

 ​Learn 360

 Sora by OverDrive
Student Apps  WCDSB Student Apps





Social Studies Databases
Grade 3


To access these titles:
1. C
lick on its database
button to log in

2. Click the back button
on your browser
3. Click on the book/topic
you want to open.

For more titles or to see what's available at your locationplease search the catalogue or ask your school's Learning Commons staff.

Search words for the catalogue:
Ontario; Ontario + climate/ description and travel/ fiction/ geography/ history/ landforms/ politics and government/ recreation/ social life and customs/ symbols/ tourism; forestry; farming; agriculture; mining; natural resources; municipalities; urban; rural; Toronto/ Ottawa/ Niagara Falls/ etc.; maps; map reading.

Questions for the Inquiry Process

  • How do physical features influence the ways in which land is used? How does the way land is used influence local communities and local jobs?
  • What impact do human activities and different land uses have on the environment? How can we reduce their impact?
  • Why do people in Ontario live where they live? Why are some jobs located where they are?
The Ontario Curriculum, 2013 (revised)
Social Studies, Grades 1-6;
History and Geography, Grades