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Resource Type > Interactive Resource

Armoured Warrior Online Game

Type: Interactive Resource

This online game site simulates the real-life experiences of Canadian tank crews that fought in North-West Europe during the Second World War.

Site: Canadian War Museum

Beaumont-Hamel National Historic Site of Canada : Parks Canada's 3-D Tours: Defence of Canada

Type: Interactive Resource

Parks Canada has provided a virtual doorway to explore Canada's national historic military sites. Online tours enable the user to travel to the sites of famous battles or view a famous building. Both virtual and text tours are available. The Newfoundland Memorial Site is located within the French commune of Beaumont-Hamel, at the northern end of the region of the Somme, some nine kilometres northeast of the town of Albert. Opened in 1925, the site commemorates Newfoundlanders who served in the First World War.

Site: Parks Canada

Over the Top Interactive Adventure - WWI Trench Experience

Type: Interactive ResourceDocument

Part history and part adventure story, this interactive resource is intended to aid students in understanding the experience of the First World War from a soldier's point of view. Links to added information on the war are provided for users as well as a link to suggestions for teachers.

Site: Canadian War Museum

Batoche National Historic Site of Canada: Parks Canada's 3-D Tours: Defence of Canada

Type: Interactive Resource

Parks Canada has provided a virtual doorway to explore Canada's national historic military sites. Online tours enable the user to travel to the sites of famous battles or view a famous building. Both virtual and text tours are available. Batoche displays the remains of the village of Batoche on the banks of the South Saskatchewan River. It was the last battlefield in the Northwest Resistance/Rebellion of 1885. Here the user can see a virtual recreation of that site as well as many buildings that have since been dismantled and restored.

Site: Parks Canada

Changing Boundaries 1756-1871

Type: Interactive Resource

Series of five maps illustrate the shifting boundaries of European land claims in North America from 1756 to 1871.

Site: National Defence

Vimy Ridge Memorial Tour (QTVR)

Type: Interactive ResourceDocument

Here we meet Brent, our virtual tour guide for the Vimy Ridge Memorial. He instructs us on the use of Quick Time Virtual Reality Panoramic Views and explains what will be seen on the tour.

Site: Veterans Affairs Canada

Experience Vimy

Type: Interactive Resource

Multimedia experience and virtual visit of the Canadian Virtual Vimy Memorial

Site: Veterans Affairs Canada

Peacekeeping Operations

Type: Interactive Resource

Series of maps illustrate Canadian peacekeeping missions throughout the world from 1948 to present day.

Site: National Defence