What do you already know about ANZAC day? ANZAC day is a special day for those who have fought back in the day and those who have died fighting for our country here in New Zealand and Australia.
What would you like to learn about ANZAC day? ( make sure that you investigate this!)
- All the weapons they used in the war
What does ANZAC stand for?
- ANZAC stands for Australian and New Zealand Army Corps
Who are the ANZACs?
- The ANZACs are the Australian and New Zealand soldiers
When is ANZAC day? Why do we remember the ANZAC’s on this day?
- ANZAC day occurs on the 25th of April. It is celebrated on this day because that was when the Australian and New Zealand soldiers landed in Gallipoli.
Where did the ANZACs land in 1915? The soldiers landed in Gallipoli Peninsula
Why did the ANZACs want to go to the Gallipoli Peninsula?
- So the allied navies could go to the Black sea
How do we commemorate (or remember) ANZAC day?
- We wear Poppies
- Have Memorial Services
- Have Dawn Parades