Red poppies for Veterans Day. Poppies were the first flowers to bloom in the areas of Europe devistated by trench warfare during WWI.

poppy mixed media project {file under: art} Use poppy idea for Remembrance Day wreath?

The Poppy Story (Early Years) - This is a Scottish video but it is very informative and well done - I'd use it with my Canadian students as well.

The Poppy Story (Early Years). A short video perfect for young children explaining why we have poppies for Remembrance and Anzac Day.

This along with "Remembrance day" by Bryan Adams

A good clip to explain Remembrance Day to younger children in the Primary School. There's one for Early Years too.