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The Canadian Encyclopedia: Confederation Timeline site description for The Canadian Encyclopedia: Confederation Timeline
Scroll down to see the timeline. The timeline starts in June of 1864 and goes all the way to decisions in 1999 and 2014 regarding First Nations land titles. Click on the embedded links to access additional articles or information. 
https://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/timeline/confederation

 
CN Images of Canada Gallery: A Canadian History site description for CN Images of Canada Gallery: A Canadian History
Choose from a long list of topics -- including agriculture, aviation, railways, natural resources, industry, people, roads, communication and more -- to find original historic photos. 
http://imagescn.technomuses.ca/

 
The Prime Ministers of Canada site description for The Prime Ministers of Canada
This Parliamentary site presents brief biographies of all of Canada's prime ministers. "This unique collection highlights the political and electoral histories of our Prime Ministers and includes biographical details. When available, a bibliography of selected publications for each Prime Minister is... 
https://lop.parl.ca/sites/ParlInfo/default/en_CA/People/primeMinisters

 
History of Canada Day site description for History of Canada Day
Learn more about the history of Canada Day (formerly Dominion Day). You can read some of the actual newspaper announcements by clicking on links throughout the text. 
http://canada.pch.gc.ca/eng/1493746636375/1493749243167

 
Library and Archives Canada: Confederation for Kids site description for Library and Archives Canada: Confederation for Kids
This website is intended for young people (9 to 13) who are learning about how Canada became a country. It is organized for students to look at confederation from the beginnings, to the provinces as they came to be part of confederation to the important people who played significant roles in confederation.... 
http://www.collectionscanada.ca/confederation/kids/index-e.html

 
McCord Museum: Confederation: The Creation of Canada site description for McCord Museum: Confederation: The Creation of Canada
This site provides students with a virtual tour of the museum's paintings, images and artifacts that relate to the people, places and events surrounding the Confederation movement in the mid 1800's.  
http://www.mccord-museum.qc.ca/scripts/projects/CH/animCH.php?tourID=GE_P1_2_EN&Lang=1&type=flash

 
Canadian Confederation site description for Canadian Confederation
This collection of documents, articles and photographs showcases the people, places and events that have shaped Canada from 1867 to the present. From Library and Archives Canada. 
http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/confederation/index-e.html

 
Canada at a Glance site description for Canada at a Glance
"Canada at a Glance" is a free booklet that contains over fifty tables from Statistics Canada. Updated yearly, it is a very useful reference for those who want quick access to current Canadian statistics. 
http://www5.statcan.gc.ca/olc-cel/olc.action?ObjId=12-581-X&ObjType=2&lang=en&limit=0

 
The evolution of English–French bilingualism in Canada from 1961 to 2011 site description for The evolution of English–French bilingualism in Canada from 1961 to 2011
This is a brief history of the evolution of bilingualism in Canada. 
http://www.statcan.gc.ca/pub/75-006-x/2013001/article/11795-eng.htm

 
Origin of the Name Canada site description for Origin of the Name Canada
This page explains the origin of the name Canada. Learn about the aboriginal roots of "Canada". 
http://canada.pch.gc.ca/eng/1443789176782

 
First Among Equals - Children's Version site description for First Among Equals - Children's Version
Information on Canada's Prime Ministers, written for children in grades 4 to 6. This site includes profiles, photos, games and resources for children and teachers. 
http://www.collectionscanada.ca/primeministers/kids/index-e.html

 
Charlottetown Conference of 1864 site description for Charlottetown Conference of 1864
This website covers the key issues and events at the Charlottetown Conference of 1864. It also features biographical profiles and an impressive collection of archival photographs and documents. From Library and Archives Canada.  
http://epe.lac-bac.gc.ca/100/200/301/ic/can_digital_collections/charlottetown/index.html
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