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The Arts, Grades 1-8, 2009 (revised)
This document replaces The Ontario Curriculum, Grades 1-8: The Arts, 1998. Beginning in September 2009, all arts programs for Grades 1 to 8 will be based on the expectations outlined in this document.
French as a Second Language: Core, Grades 4–8; Extended, Grades 4–8; Immersion, Grades 1–8, 2013
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French As A Second Language, French Immersion, Grades 1-8, 2001
Health and Physical Education, Grades 1-8, 2015 (revised)
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Health and Physical Education, Grades 1-8, Interim Edition, 2010 (revised)
Health and Physical Education, Grades 1-8, 1998
Language, Grades 1-8, 2006 (revised)
Mathematics, Grades 1-8, 2005 (revised)
Native Languages, Grades 1-8, 2001
Science and Technology, Grades 1-8, 2007
The updated electronic version of The Ontario Curriculum, Grades 1-8: Science and Technology, 2007 includes the glossary, omitted from the previously posted version. Please note that this update also includes a revision in the Achievement Chart category "Thinking and Investigation" and reflects factual corrections in some expectations. This updated electronic version is the same as the published document.
Social Studies, Grades 1-6; History and Geography, Grades 7-8, 2013 (revised)
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Social Studies, Grades 1-6; History and Geography, Grades 7 and 8, 2004 (revised)
Resource Documents Specific to this Grade
- Boys' Literacy
- Daily Physical Activity in Schools – Grades 1 to 3, 2005 (927 KB)
- Early Reading Strategy, The Report of the Expert Panel on Early Reading in Ontario, 2003
- Early Math Strategy, The Report of the Expert Panel on Early Math in Ontario, 2003