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.
Veterans Day Poem (no link, just photo; "I have a little poppy, as red as red can be, to show that I remember those who fought to make me free.")
Remembrance Day in Grade 1. We have this great little booklet we put together. The kids learn a bit about the significance of the poppy AND they practice their printing!
Remembrance Day (Canada) - A Tribute Unit for Nov. 11th (Literacy Math Art)
Help your kids learn more about this important day. This Remembrance Day Unit includes:A read aloudRemembering the minute of silence printableBrave war animals info sheetsBrave war animals student bookletRecording war animal factsThe pigeon's secret codeThe pigeon's messageCracking the codeWriting y...
Melted Crayon Poppies
My Senior Society Volunteer and I made melted crayon artworks last spring. I finally finished mine today. Read about this project, see my former student's work and learn how to make your own here: baart.weebly.com/1/post/2012/06/melted-crayon-art-with-ha...
Remembrance Day Poppy Craft
This is a really easy and fun craft for all ages. Older children can cut their own strips of paper and you can substitute tissue paper if you’d like. Tools needed: white computer paper paper…
Beautiful Peace Craft: So Easy and Inspirational!
This dove peace craft teaches a lesson about peace, and includes a FREE foldable craftivity, instructions, and book suggestion.
Beautiful Red Poppy Crafts for Kids to Make - Crafty Morning
Here are some gorgeous poppy crafts for kids to make for remembrance or veterans day!
It's almost bedtime for me, so I don't have time to properly write up this product, but I wanted to share my first official Emergent Reader ...
Canadian Forces Remembrance Day Video
I made this for my school, but I thought it might be good to put it up on youtube. The song is Highway of heroes by The Trews.