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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
Authorized Novels and Non-Fiction List (AB Education)
Annotated List Grades 4-12
Download the complete PDF here for a list of novels and non-fiction reviewed for each grade. Sensitivities and considerations included. Consider evaluating more current texts and/or pairing with recent well-reviewed texts.
Alberta Education Recommended Anthologies
Search Curriculum Lab Materials
Basic Authorized Resources
Imprints 11 by
Call Number: 810.8 Imp Gr.11
Publication Date: 2001
v.1. Student text ; v.2. Teacher's guide ; v.3. Assessment CD-ROM
Literature and Media 11 by
Call Number: 810.8 And Gr.11
Publication Date: 2002
v.1. Student text ; v.2. Western Canada teacher's guide
Viewpoints and Reference Points 11 by
Call Number: 810.8 Jos Gr.11
Publication Date: 2001
v.1. Student text ; v.2. Viewpoints & reference points 11 : teacher resource plus teaching resources CD-ROM
Authorized Resources Lists (AB Education)
Discovery Link Databases
Full text articles on a variety of discipline including technology, literature, science, social issues and the arts (10-12)
National Film Board
Films about Canadian issues. English and French content. Education Tab has teacher supports (K-12)
Great source to help you choose books for class read-alouds, novel studies, or student recommendations. Search by theme, grade level etc. (K-12)
Curriculum Lab Subscriptions
Digital Media, searchable by topic or Curricular outcomes.
The Critical Thinking Consortium
*Create Your Own one-year Account with Access Code on CurrLab password sheet. Vancouver based advocate for critical thinking and inquiry. Several guides and resources are alsofree on their site.
AAC Assessment Materials
Generate learning activities using the sample performance tasks (5-12 LA-related per grade). Sample rubrics are also searchable. U of L Login provided in PS 1.
Guide to Finding Literature Online
Sources for poetry, short stories and other texts online. Includes links to subscription sources available through CurrLab, LearnAlberta, and the Public Library.