NATIONMASTER: A huge database of world statistics, everything from crime, GDP, population and life expectancy to winners of the Eurovision Song contest since 1963 and the number of rollercoasters in each country.
Remembrance Day is celebrated in schools all over Canada and it is important for children to understand this special day. I wanted to be able to explain the significance of Remembrance Day to my kids, so I created this resource for them. It begins with the Story of the Poppy in kid friendly language with appropriate visuals.
When they say that hockey is a religion in Canada, it's not entirely hyperbole. The Catholic Church of Montreal has created an online mosaic where Canadiens fans can light virtual votive candles in support of their team. 04/2014