April 9th to the 12th of 2017 marks the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge. This was a significant battle in WW1 were Canadian troops played a major role. Many soliders lost their lives in that battle, and this is the year to remember them. The book: "At Vimy Ridge" by Hugh Brewsters is a great resource to inform students about this time in history. Here lives were lost and hero's were made. Also You Tube has short clips that bring the reality of war to your students.