This section offers teachers cross-curricular lessons to engage their
students in meeting course outcomes through the theme of hockey. Through
history, dance, career exploration, geography, mathematics, visual art,
and multi-media technology, teachers have access to new learning
resources that will help them to connect with student’s interests. This
section also provides a variety of on ice lesson plans for teachers
looking to introduce hockey to their students.
A cooperative effort between school boards, minor hockey associations and sponsors, Hockey Canada Skills Academies better utilize ice times and school facilities and move towards the development of sport schools. 3500 student – athletes are currently registered for the 2013-2014 season.
Hockey Canada has worked with Floorball Canada and FloorballPro to develop Floorball: An Introduction to Hockey as a safe, fun and inclusive program to expose students to ice hockey using a gym-based program.
He’s the coolest polar bear on ice! Get to know Hockey Canada’s mascot Puckster, from how he got his very first hockey sweater to how he became a stick boy for Team Canada at the Olympic Winter Games. The adventures never stop with Puckster and friends, who love playing the great Canadian game just as much as you do!
Want to know what our sports school program is all about? Find out how combining hockey development and classroom learning can enhance the student-athlete experience, and apply for or renew your sports school membership today!