Learning Resources For Adults
Reading, Writing, Grammar, Spelling
English As An Additional Language
A new, free and ad-free digital project that will help users learn English and French. The lessons will use a wide range of interesting and entertaining content from CBC/Radio-Canada. It is designed to help learners improve oral comprehension and integrate language knowledge in everyday life.
The Canadian Language Benchmarks or CLB is used in Canada to teach and test language learning for adults. It is important for you to understand the CLB if you plan to go to English class, train, look for work or study at a college or university.
The CLB-OSA is an online self-assessment tool for people who are interested in assessing their English as a Second Language (ESL). These tests are based on the Canadian Language Benchmarks (CLB) and will assess your language proficiency in reading and listening.
Canadian History & Social Studies
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.
World History & Geography
World Geography Games brings entertaining, educational quiz games for kids, students, adults and seniors to test and improve your geographical knowledge. Our internet quizzes include questions about all the countries in the world that will challenge your brain.
The Ultimate Map Quiz Site
STEM : Science, Technology, Engineering & Math
IXL’s skills are aligned to the Nova Scotia Curriculum, the WNCP Common Curriculum Frameworks, and the CAMET Foundation for the Atlantic Canada Mathematics Curriculum, providing comprehensive coverage of math concepts and applications.
Learn New Languages
Rocket Languages is an award-winning, interactive online language learning program. The program allows users to learn conversational language at their own pace with access from anywhere and downloadable lessons that make for easy access on all MP3-compatible devices.