Below are additional Teacher Resources

Songs

The Legion

Veteran’s Affairs

Have you ordered your educational resources/learning materials? (ordering online by the third Friday in October usually ensures delivery, but I always order in September and use as a Kick Off to Read-In Week in Edmonton)

(Take Time to Remember - ages 5-7, Tales of Animals in War – ages 5-11, Canada Remembers Times – ages 12-18, Postcards for Peace, Bookmarks – each item comes in packs of 30)

LEARNING RESOURCES to order and available online from Veteran’s Affairs

Ideas for What to Do During Veteran’s Week and Remembrance Day

Activities for students from K-12

History

How to Explain Remembrance Day to Children from Todays Parent magazine (for parents)

Cross-curricular ideas from the UK

Museums

Fun Facts on Remembrance Day and Poppy

General info on Remembrance Day in Canada

Images

Books about Remembrance Day

Art/Reflection Activity

Peace

Peace and Remembering activities

Books on Peace

Books and reflection

Peace Circles Experience

Activities with Peace theme

Peace ideas writing prompts

Peace One Day activity Guide

Peace Day activities ideas

Peace Day activities ideas for Upper Elementary and Junior High

More ideas for Peace activities

In Flanders Fields

Poppies

Fun facts about the poppy

Primary

  • Poppy Story - basic video from Scottland, but outlines quick facts about the poppy

Junior High and Upper Elementary

Holocaust survivor Eva Olsson

Songs and poems for Remembrance Day (to teach students)

Websites of interest about Peace for Kids