Pioneer Life in Upper Canada

The Grist Mill

- explain how pioneers used natural resources
- describe the major components of a pioneer village or settlement
- describe the lifestyles of pioneers and the various roles of individuals in a pioneer settlement

  A Link to Learning web-based student learning activity    

This activity uses the web site  Pioneer Life in Upper Canada
From the main page, click on  Village Life and then Grist Mill.

1. Grains of  ____________ ,  ____________ ,  ____________ , or  ____________ , were ground to make flour at a grist mill.

2. Pioneers used flour to make ________________  daily.

3. The worker in the grist mill was called a  _______________________ .

4. What did he have to know how to do?  ________________________________________________________