Remembrance Day "recipe for peace"

Nice wee activity in relation to Remembrance - children were told the story of how the war ended on the day, month on the hour and there was peace. Provoked them to think about what helps us find peace.

Suggestions for books appropriate for younger children to explain Remembrance Day

Simple text and illustrations portray what peace looks, sounds, tastes, feels, and smells like to children around the world.

These poppies are made of tissue paper, super cute!

"Lines Across": 12 Gorgeous Tissue Paper Flower Tutorials. Want to make some bouquets for spring! These look like real poppies.

My Grandad Marches on Anzac Day

Fishpond Australia, My Grandad Marches on Anzac Day by Benjamin Johnson (Illustrated ) Catriona Hoy. Buy Books online: My Grandad Marches on Anzac Day, ISBN Benjamin Johnson (Illustrated by) Catriona Hoy

The Treasure Box by Margaret Wild and Freya Blackwood - great for exploring themes of immigration, war and values.

Children's Book Review, The Treasure Box

Every so often, an important book comes along. From two of our most talented picture book creators, Margaret Wild and Freya Blackwood,

The Fair Dinkum War from the talented David Cox captures the experience of Word War II from the eyes of a young child.

Booktopia has The Fair Dinkum War by David Cox. Buy a discounted Hardcover of The Fair Dinkum War online from Australia's leading online bookstore.