ANZAC Day - an Ode to the Fallen
For the Fallen With proud thanksgiving, a mother for her children England mourns for her dead across the sea, Flesh of her flesh they were, spirit of her spirit, Fallen in the cause of the free. Solemn the drums thrill: Death august and royal Sings sorrow up into immortal spheres, There is music in the midst of desolation And glory that shines upon our tears. They went with songs to the battle, they were young, Straight of limb, true of eyes, steady and aglow, They were staunch to the end…
Remembrance Day Poppy Crafts for Kids - Frugal Mom Eh!
Teach your kids the importance of honouring and thanking the Canadian men and women of the past, future and present for their sacrifices and achievements with these fun Remembrance Day Poppy Crafts for kids.
ANZAC Day Scavenger Hunt
ANZAC Day teaching activity and lesson - must have for 8-11 year olds in Australia and New Zealand classrooms. Great for teaching the meaning of ANZAC day
10 Ways to help Children Understand Anzac Day
To many Australians, Anzac Day is a special day of the year. The name Anzac, which stands for Australia and New Zealand Army Corps, was the name given to the service man and women who represented Australia during war times. Anzac day, which is the 25th of April, marks the first military engagement of Australian and New Zealand soldiers at the landing of Gallipoli. Anzac day not only is a day to remember those who fought and the lives that were lost, but it is also a time for Australian's to…