ANZAC Day Resources

A selection of websites with educational material for K-6.

Gallipoli -ABC site

An ABC 3D documentary site about the WW1 ANZAC landing at Gallipoli, on 25 April 1915. View the peninsula and landing recreated in 3D. Teacher resources accompany the site.
Winner of the inaugural AFI Award for Innovation in Screen Content 2009.
http://www.abc.net.au/innovation/gallipoli/gallipoli2.htm

A is for ANZAC

The publication is intended for use by students as an introduction to some of the traditions and terminology associated with Australia's recognition of ANZAC Day as an important national holiday.

There's a page for each letter of the alphabet, most contaniing appropriate wartime images and links to other websites.

http://www.anzacday.org.au/education/afor/afor-00.html

NSW Government Site

Links to appropriate websites and resources for educating students about ANZAC Day.
http://www.anzacday.gov.au/

Australian Government Site

Download educational resources to support education on Wars, Conflicts and Peace Operations.
http://www.dva.gov.au/commems_oawg/commemorations/education/Pages/education%20resources.aspx

Operation CLICK - ANZAC to Kokoda

Provides access to the necessary websites and all resources are fully downloadable from this website.
http://www.anzacsite.gov.au/operationclick/index.html

Australian War Memorial site

Photographs and speeches from previous ANZAC Day services. Educational resources in PDF format and links to other sites.
http://www.awm.gov.au/commemoration/anzac/
Dawn Service

ANZAC Day for Early Childhood

Resources for younger students. There are interactive activities to use on your IWB as well as PDFs to donload and print out.
http://www.anzacday.org.au/education/childhood/activities.htm

ANZAC Kids page

Crosswords, find-a-words, recipes and videos for kids.
http://www.anzackids.com/index.htm

DEC Sites to See

Information on ANZAC Day plus links to resources and lesson ideas for teachers. Student activty links also.
http://lrrpublic.cli.det.nsw.edu.au/lrrSecure/Sites/LRRView/7697/

Make a Poppy

Instructions on making your own poppy.
http://www.awm.gov.au/education/activities/makeyourpoppy.pdf

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