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Remembrance Day
What is Remembrance Day?
• A.K.A Poppy Day, Armistice (a truce) Day
• Memorial Day
• WW1 (1914-1918)
• About 95
years ago
What is Remembrance Day?
• To remember the soldiers who died during the war
Why a Poppy?
• Flanders Field: Southern Belgium and North-West France
• Only flower that bloomed in Flanders Field
In Flanders Field by Lt. Col.
John McCrae
• From Guelph; Ontario; Canada
• Famous poet
• Most famous for “In Flanders Fiel...
Reading & Video: In Flanders
Field by Lt. Col. John McCrae
Leading Seaman: Nicoles Muir
What is the 1 minute silence?
• 11th November 11:00 am
• To remember the soldiers who fought for their countries
1 minute silence
Thank you for listening
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Remembrance Day Powerpoint (PYP)

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This Powerpoint is all about Remembrance Day, the poppies usage etc. Used for kids Grade 5 downwards.

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Remembrance Day Powerpoint (PYP)

  1. 1. Remembrance Day
  2. 2. What is Remembrance Day? • A.K.A Poppy Day, Armistice (a truce) Day • Memorial Day • WW1 (1914-1918) • About 95 years ago
  3. 3. What is Remembrance Day? • To remember the soldiers who died during the war
  4. 4. Why a Poppy? • Flanders Field: Southern Belgium and North-West France • Only flower that bloomed in Flanders Field
  5. 5. In Flanders Field by Lt. Col. John McCrae • From Guelph; Ontario; Canada • Famous poet • Most famous for “In Flanders Field”
  6. 6. Reading & Video: In Flanders Field by Lt. Col. John McCrae
  7. 7. Leading Seaman: Nicoles Muir
  8. 8. What is the 1 minute silence? • 11th November 11:00 am • To remember the soldiers who fought for their countries
  9. 9. 1 minute silence
  10. 10. Thank you for listening

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