Here They Come - A Day to Remember is designed to help students in lower primary develop an understanding of commemoration.
The book introduces different characters and explores their perspectives on Anzac Day. Balancing fictional characters, stylised illustrations and photographs, the book teaches students that Anzac Day is:
- significant to many Australians for many reasons
- an important part of Australian community life
- a respectful event with commemorative traditions and symbols
The book and its supporting educational materials align with the Australian Curriculum: Humanities and Social Sciences (HASS).
Australian Curriculum: Humanities and Social Sciences Literacy - Foundation, Year 1, Year 2, Year 3
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