Pioneer Life in Upper Canada

How the Pioneers Used Land

- explain how pioneers used natural resources
- investigate pioneer diet and compare it to that of present-day people

  A Link to Learning web-based student learning activity     www.linktolearning.com    

This activity uses the web site  Pioneer Life in Upper Canada  www.pioneerlife.ca
From the main page, click on  Land.

1. Sketch and label three things that pioneers made from wood.

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2. Farming Facts

a. What had to be removed before a crop could be planted? ___________________________________

b. What grains did the pioneers usually plant? ______________________________________________

c. What else did they grow? _________________________________________________________

d. Try the farm animal activity at the bottom of page and record the correct answers below.

Farm Animal

Uses

pig
 
 
oxen
 
 
sheep
 
 
chicken
 
 
goose
 
 
horse
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