Anzac day

Collection by Elizabeth Timmins

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Life in First Grade

"There are many little ways to enlarge your child's world. Love of books is the best of all." -Jacqueline Kennedy

Poppies - for ANZAC Day

Making Poppies

Over the last few years, we have purposefully taught our children about our cultural heritage. We are pretty much straight across the board Scottish, Irish and English with a tad Welsh and French. To help them learn, we have attended Celtic Festivals, listened to traditional music - the Tannahill Weavers being our favorite - and read folktales. We also encourage our boys to appreciate the great melting pot of American culture. There are so many opportunities to see our citizens as One…

A peaceful day: Picture Books for Anzac Day - Anzac Day Parade - This book is written in rhyme and explains the reality of war for children.

Picture Books for Anzac Day

2012: This post has been updated to include new books. You'll find the updated post here! My Mother's Eyes by Mark Wilson The story of William, a sixteen year old boy who lies about his age in order to enlist for the War to End All Wars. Twenty three teenage soldiers fought in World War I, and those that paid the ultimate price, like William, are listed on the Australian War Memorial's Roll of Honour. You'll shed a tear over this one. My Grandad Marches on Anzac Day by Catriona Hoy. I…

Craft for Memorial Day....I am going to switch it up a bit, but the soldier is cute!

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ANZAC DAY - A Literacy Unit

ANZAC DAY Reading and Writing Tasks

ANZAC Day is an important day in Australian and New Zealand History. April 25 marks the day to remember the people who were lost and families who were changed forever. This pack is for early learners to begin to develop an appreciation of this significant day. ANZAC Day Reading and Writing Tasks - T...