Grades 4-7 Resources » Fur Trade

Fur Trade

​​Thinking Sheets

What is important about the Fur Trade?


Abundance of Resources in Canada

HBC Heritage website

Includes a learning Centre and many teacher resources including the HBC Hamper section below.


HBC Hamper​ Website

Information, pictures, short video clip of the history of the Hudson's Bay Company and the fur trade in Canada.

Teacher Resource Guide:

Fur Kits

There are kits in our LRC that have fur samples in them.  For SD71 staff, search Fur Trade Kit in Destiny. 

In the following powerpoint you will find some of the animals that people gathered furs from