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Teaching Materials to support Alberta K-12 English Language Arts Curriculum. Find materials to support lessons, unit plans, long range plans, literature across the curriculum and professional growth.

New Alberta Curriculum

Implementation Dates:

Sept. 2022: K-3 ELA, Math; K-6 PEW

Sept. 2023: 4-6 ELA, Math, K-3 Science, French

Alberta Education Curriculum Materials

Programs of study outline what Alberta Teacher's are required to teach. Introductory materials frames the outcomes

Program Supports are updated regularly and help teachers interpret the Programs of Study

ELA Implementation guides and Illustrative Examples include sample learning activities and strategies by grade. A great place to start.

 LearnAlberta: Quality digital resources accessible to all Alberta students, parents and schools. U of L login provided in PSI 

Other Lesson Material

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Authorized Resources

Authorized Resources: AB Education reviews and recommends 2-4 comprehensive programs per subject/grad

 Authorized Resources Database is searchable, and includes Basic resources (Textbooks/programs), Support resources, and Teaching  resources.

All basic programs by grade are listed in grade-level tabs at left. Schools typically purchase at least one program. Teachers can draw on multiple programs or can choose to evaluate and use other materials as needed.

Authorized Novels and Non-Fiction List (AB Education)

Curriculum Lab Subscriptions

Copyright Matters: Key Answers for Teachers

Short Story Collections in the Curriculum Lab


Literature Online

Articles and Professional Learning

Indigenous Perspectives