Learning Resources for Adults
Hosted by the Dartmouth Literacy Network, free and interactive elearning modules for communications, ALP and GED math.
Modules to help you learn about reading, writing, numeracy, computer literacy, essential life and work skills.
Math, science, grammar, grammar, and history from grade 1 through to college preparation.
Videos and downloadable worksheets to help adult learners improve their reading, writing and numeracy.
Reading, Writing, Grammar & Spelling
English as an Additional Language
Online Canadian Language Benchmarks Practice Tests Reading and listening tests; for self-assessment and practice only
Practice English On Your Own Ideas for self-study
Language Education at a Distance Includes links to interactive listening and speaking activities
Canadian History and Social Studies
Secret Life of Canada highlights the people, places and stories that didn’t make it into school textbooks. Explore the history of people of colour, Black and Indigenous Canadias, and immigrants.
Canada: The Story of Us Ten episodes focused on the diverse people, places and events that shaped Canada.
Canada’s History All ages site with stories, media, timelines, and other resources focused on telling Canadian stories.
Canadian Social Studies Supersite Links to a range of resources for children and adults.
Being Black in Canada is an all ages CBC site focused on the stories and experiences of Black Canadians. Includes breaking news, profiles of famous Black Canadians, links to books, media, and archival resources.
The Book of Negroes is a six-part series about the journey of a child stolen from Africa and forced into slavery in Canada. Filmed in Nova Scotia!
Learning About the Mikmaw Links to fact sheets, resource guides, and videos in a range of subject areas including math, science, history and more.
Everything Indigenous CBC profiles contemporary media exploring the Indigenous experience across Canada, from docs to interviews to dramas.
NSCC ALP Level1-IV & GED Math Video lessons beginning with ALP I-III, but primary focus is on algebra, geometery and trigonometry
IXL Nova Scotia math Lessons and resources for grades 1-12.
Math Antics Videos featuring super teacher Jeremy who explains math concepts in a fun, helpful way
Homeschool Math Free math worksheets, lessons, online math games lists, ebooks & curriculum guide.
Learn New Languages
Learn dozens of languages including American Sign Language (ASL)