Voting Rules! Grade 5 Toolkit


At a glance

With this toolkit, which contains a series of lessons and activity ideas, students

  • learn about the rights and responsibilities we have as Canadians, and
  • are encouraged to participate in our democratic voting process when they are eligible.


Social studies, civics, or citizenship



Time needed:

Flexible. The lessons are designed so that teachers can pick and choose learning tasks to suit class and student needs, or use the unit from start to finish to provide a comprehensive scope and sequence for learning.

This educational resource was created in collaboration with Elections Ontario. It's available by order only. It was last updated in 2016.