LINC 3 Classroom Activities: Learning Objects

These online language learning activities are based on a series of classroom resource books and audio CDs that were funded by Citizenship and Immigration Canada (Ontario Region). They are designed to assist newcomers learn English in the context of Canadian culture at the Canadian Language Benchmark 3-4 range. Developed and packaged as SCORM learning objects by Algonquin College, these activities can be re-used in various learning management systems. Please email your comments or feedback to


At Home in Our
Community and the World

Banking, Customer Service
and Telephones

  • Home Sweet Home reading, CLB3, housing, classifieds, ads, advertisements, newspaper, abbreviations, accommodation
  • Housing in Canada reading, CLB3, housing, accommodation, vocabulary, real estate
  • Invitations reading, CLB3, invitation, party, social
  • The Noise Factor listening, CLB3, CLB4, housing, rent, neighbours, shift work, duplex
  • Who’s Responsible? listening, CLB3, CLB4, accommodation, rental, landlord, tenant, maintenance, superintendent
  • Beautiful Canada reading, writing, CLB3, geography,scenic, photos, tourism, capitalization
  • Canadian Trivia Quiz reading, CLB3, Canadiana, Canadian, trivia, history, geography, acronyms, culture, society
  • Four Provinces listening, reading, CLB3, CLB4, tourism, geography, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, attractions, radio, advertisements
  • Second Chance, Second Cup reading, CLB3, alcoholism, Canadian hero, homelessness, coffee
  • Using Numbers reading, CLB3, numbers, cardinal, ordinal
  • Interpreting Canadian Weather Tables reading, CLB3, weather, climate, tables, chart, map, geography, superlatives
  • Weather Forecasts listening, CLB3, CLB4, weather, forecasts, climate, Canadian geography, seasons, radio


Commercial Services
and Business
  • It's Been Ages listening, CLB3, CLB4, customs, social exchange, friends, phone call
  • Talk About Me listening, CLB3, CLB4, invitation, casual conversation, taboo, social, dinner party
  • Thank-you Notes reading, CLB3, thank you, note, friendly letter, card
  • Tim Hortons reading, CLB3, coffee shop, hockey, fast food, restaurant
Community and
Government Services
Family and
and Safety
Travel and