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Poppy Day Crossword

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Last updated 25 June 2014, created 21 March 2012, viewed 6,129

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 duri More…ng times of war. The special day is also called Remembrance Day or Remembrance Sunday.

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    Remembranceday_crossword.pdf (302kb, pdf document)
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    Remembranceday_quiz_answ.pdf (268kb, pdf document)
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Nice resource that we can compare to ANZAC day. Thanks.

from larkflower, 25 June 2014
(report comment) 5 out of 5

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!

from Whitey50, 12 November 2013
(report comment) 5 out of 5

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

from domisan, 10 November 2013
(report comment) 5 out of 5

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

from Troven, 01 December 2012
(report comment) 5 out of 5

Good activity following the earlier discussion of Remembrance Day.

from rousmain, 11 November 2012
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