ANZAC Day takes on extra significances this year, the 100 year since the landing at Gallipoli. There is going to be extensive media coverage and centres and schools will take part in the annual march and lying of wreaths. Also, there have been various projects funded by the Commonwealth Government; community groups around Australia will be hosting events to remember and reflect upon the sacrifice.
Remembrance Day…at the11th hour on the 11th day of the 11th month the guns fell silent 95 years this Remembrance Day. This solemn day can be a day of remembrance and reflection for all young minds and their educators. While this article explores tasks that may suit primary aged students, the tasks can be adapted to suit any learning situation.