In Flanders Fields
The poem "In Flanders Fields" by Dr John McCrae, written in 1915, is the reason that we use poppies to remember those that have died in wars. Read below or scroll down for our printable version.
Remembering Remembrance Day
Sorry for the lack of regular posts, lately - I've been having some camera and internet issues. Frankly, I've been having some spare time issues, as well. Whew! Is it Christmas Break, yet??? And speaking of Christmas Break, we're not done school until December 23rd this year - the 23rd!!! My goodness - how on Earth is this possible??? Anyway (small vent over), back to the original theme of this post - remembering Remembrance Day. Last week we had spent quite a bit of time dedicated to…