Geographic Understandings of Canada
SS6G5 The student will locate selected features of Canada.


Locate on a world and regional political-physical map: the St. Lawrence River, Hudson Bay, Atlantic Ocean, Pacific Ocean, the Great Lakes, Canadian Shield, and Rocky Mountains.

St. Lawrence River

The Saint Lawrence River is located in Canada. The Great Lakes flow into the Atlantic Ocean.

Hudson Bay

The Hudson Bay is a part of the Atlantic Ocean

Atlantic Ocean

The Atlantic Ocean. It is located to the right of Canada and the United States.

Pacific Ocean

The Pacific Ocean. It is located to the left of Canada and the United States.

The Great Lakes

The Great Lakes are on the border of Canada and the United States.

Canadian Shield

The Canadian Shield is the land area around the Hudson Bay.

Rocky Mountains

The Rocky Mountains are in both the United States and Canada. In Canada, they are called the Canadian Rockies.

Slideshow of Canadian Features:

Physical Features of Canada. Just "click" on the Widget.

Provinces and Territories of Canada: