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.
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, including why and how it is commemorated.
- Students will discover the contribution that people serving in the forces have made in the past and are still making today.
- Students will learn about Australia’s war history and its significance in our lives today.