ANZAC Day – Year 3/4
This is a huge part of our Australian and New Zealand shared history. It is a huge responsibility to make sure we engage our students in this recognition and commemoration of this event. This pack will assist in building their knowledge and understanding of the sacrifices that have been made.
Word Wall – brainstorm words with your students and record them on the colour or black or white versions. Use these words to add to your writing sessions.
Adjectives - Brainstorm with your grade words to use as adjectives to describe each photo. Then use to write a sentence about the photo. Edit, refine and then publish.
Symbols – Read the information provided on Slouch hat, Wreath, Last Post, Medals, Poppies and answer the questions
Reading tasks - What is ANZAC Day? ‘The Ode’, ‘Flanders Fields’, War Memorials. Read the information and answer the questions
Interview - If you could interview a ‘digger’ what would you ask? Record on the template provided.
Personality traits of a digger
Wordfind – locate and colour the words found
Mapping - Locate Australia, New Zealand, Turkey – locate and colour
ANZAC Biscuits - History of ANZAC biscuits. A recipe to make this biscuits and a recount template