ANZAC Day books for children to learn from. A well researched list of both picture books and chapter books.

ANZAC Day books for children to learn from. A well researched list of both picture books and chapter books.

The following is a list of great books which deal specifically with ANZAC day.  I've also included some powerful books that tackle the nature of war, both picture books AND chapter books, allowing a more broader discussion to take place.

The following is a list of great books which deal specifically with ANZAC day. I've also included some powerful books that tackle the nature of war, both picture books AND chapter books, allowing a more broader discussion to take place.

Picture book ANZAC Biscuits is wonderful way to remember ANZAC Day, it offers many discussion points both relating to the subject of war and the use of language.

ANZAC Biscuits - Phil Cummings adopts a dual narrative - each double page switches from Rachel and her mother in their kitchen, to Rachel's Dad who is fighting in the war - referred to as 'the soldier'.

A Day to Remember - Picture Book. The over riding theme in this book by Jackie French is respect and thoughts for those who have fought. Anzac Day.

ANZAC Day is the day when we remember and honour ANZAC traditions down the ages, from the first faltering march of wounded veterans in 1916 to the ever-increasing numbers of their descendants who march today. Containing reference to the many places the

Do Not Forget Australia by Sally Murphy. Picture Book. ANZAC Day. World War II.

Fishpond Australia, Do Not Forget Australia by Sonia Kretschmar (Illustrated ) Sally Murphy. Buy Books online: Do Not Forget Australia, ISBN Sonia Kretschmar (Illustrated by) Sally Murphy


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A Day to Remember - Picture Book. The over riding theme in this book by Jackie French is respect and thoughts for those who have fought. Anzac Day.

ANZAC Day is the day when we remember and honour ANZAC traditions down the ages, from the first faltering march of wounded veterans in 1916 to the ever-increasing numbers of their descendants who march today. Containing reference to the many places the

ANZAC-Anzac Biscuits by Phi Cummings and Owen Swan, Scholastic. This is the most appropriate book we have found for children before school- check out the review to see how you feel. Highly recommended. find us on Facebook http://facebook.com/100storiesbeforeschool

ANZAC Biscuits - Phil Cummings adopts a dual narrative - each double page switches from Rachel and her mother in their kitchen, to Rachel's Dad who is fighting in the war - referred to as 'the soldier'.

Photographs in the Mud by Dianne Wolfer and Brian Harrison-Lever. An Australian and a Japanese soldier lie wounded in the mud. Both have a photograph of their family. Very moving.

In Flanders Fields by Norman Jorgensen

In Flanders Fields by Norman Jorgensen and Brian Harrison-Lever A young WWI soldier risks his life to rescue a bird. Available in our library Flanders Fields Relevant Syllabus Outcomes English PDHPE Science & Technology IC Mathematics CAPA

Vietnam Diary - Leigh and Jason are inseparable. But when Jason is conscripted and sent to fight in Vietnam, they are divided not just by distance, but by their beliefs about the war.

Booktopia has Vietnam Diary by Mark Wilson. Buy a discounted Hardcover of Vietnam Diary online from Australia's leading online bookstore.

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This is the story of Lieutenant Guy Haydon and his beloved mare Midnight who were part of the Australian Light Horse Brigade during

A peaceful day: Picture Books for Anzac Day

My Mother's Eyes: The Story of a Boy Soldier by Mark Wilson. Australian boy soldiers lied about their age to join up during the First World War. For some boy soldiers the great adventure became a tragedy.

The Afghanistan Pup

Booktopia has The Afghanistan Pup by Mark Wilson. Buy a discounted Hardcover of The Afghanistan Pup online from Australia's leading online bookstore.

This book blends a sensitive text with brilliantly original collage art by Shaun Tan to bring an important lesson to young readers. http://www.amazon.com/Memorial-Simply-Read-Books-Gary/dp/1894965086/ref=sr_1_140?m=A3030B7KEKNTF7&s=merchant-items&ie=UTF8&qid=1394660101&sr=1-140&keywords=children%27s

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Light Horse Boy. Brought to life by illustrations, historical photographs, and memorabilia, this cloth-bound book is made to look like a notebook from the period In 1914, Jim and Charlie abandon the Australian outback for the excitement of the war to end all wars. But, they quickly discover the brutal realities of life on the frontline, and nothing will ever be the same again.

Fishpond Australia, Light Horse Boy by Brian Simmonds (Illustrated ) Dianne Wolfer. Buy Books online: Light Horse Boy, ISBN Brian Simmonds (Illustrated by) Dianne Wolfer

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