Lessons and activity sheets

Curriculum-linked lesson ideas and accompanying activity sheets (see right-hand column), written for primary and middle years students, on the topic of ANZAC Day and ANZAC Centenary.

Content is available in PDF format, and where applicable, accompanied by SMART Notebook files.

Please note: Some of the content in the lessons below and in the Facts for students section may be upsetting for some students. Teachers are advised to use their discretion when selecting lessons for use in the classroom.

Broad learning outcomes

Using this curriculum material will assist students in achieving the following broad learning outcomes:

  • Students will learn about ANZAC Day and the ANZAC Centenary, including why and how it is commemorated.

  • Students will discover the contribution that people serving in the forces have made and are making.

  • Students will learn about Australia‚Äôs war history and its significance in our lives today.