Use this puzzle activity from the Encyclopaedia Britannica to learn about Poppy Day. In Britain the second Sunday in November of each year is a day of reflection, when people of all ages wear a poppy with pride. On Poppy Day everyone in Britain is asked to remember the sacrifices made by others during times of war. The special day is also called Remembrance Day or Remembrance Sunday.


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    user avatarlarkflower3 years agoreport

    Nice resource that we can compare to ANZAC day. Thanks.

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    user avatarWhitey504 years agoreport

    Excellent resource for my adult learners. Generated a great discussion (with opposing viewpoints among my students) and provided strong reading practice with good embedding in the following Activities. Many Thanks!

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    user avatardomisan4 years agoreport

    Wonderful for a French teacher teaching English... as we don't have the same custom...

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    user avatarTroven5 years agoreport

    Great quiz to extend knowledge and interest for my Y5 pupils that have private tuition

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    user avataranon43415 years agoreport

    Good activity following the earlier discussion of Remembrance Day.