3 Nov '14

News How to teach ... war memorials and war poetry

As Armistice Day and Remembrance Sunday approaches, help your students appreciate war memorials and war poetry with our handy lesson ideasThis year Armistice Day, commemorating the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month in 1918 when the guns of the Western Front fell silent after four years of war, falls on a Tuesday with Remembrance Sunday a few days before on 9 November. The Guardian Teacher Network has some powerful resources focusing particularly on war memorials and war poetry to help schools mark these days. Continue reading...

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