How do other countries around the world commemorate those who died in the World Wars?

In this lesson, we will learn how other countries around the world commemorate those who died in the World Wars. We will learn about the commemoration days of the USA, France, New Zealand and Australia, Germany and Japan. You will need a piece of paper and a pencil.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What is an armistice?

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Q2.Remembrance Sunday is always on the ________ Sunday of November.

2/3

Q3.What is a cenotaph?

3/3

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What is an armistice?

1/3

Q2.Remembrance Sunday is always on the ________ Sunday of November.

2/3

Q3.What is a cenotaph?

3/3

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How do other countries around the world commemorate those who died in the World Wars?

Well done on all of your great learning! Now have a go at answering these quiz questions to see what you can remember from the lesson.

Q1.What is the commemoration day called in France?

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Q2.What is the commemoration day called in New Zealand and Australia?

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Q3.What is the commemoration day called in Germany?

3/3

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How do other countries around the world commemorate those who died in the World Wars?

Well done on all of your great learning! Now have a go at answering these quiz questions to see what you can remember from the lesson.

Q1.What is the commemoration day called in France?

1/3

Q2.What is the commemoration day called in New Zealand and Australia?

2/3

Q3.What is the commemoration day called in Germany?

3/3

Lesson summary: How do other countries around the world commemorate those who died in the World Wars?

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