In this lesson, students will identify and investigate International celebrations and commemorations as defined by the United Nations.
They will develop comprehension of the purpose, origin and significance of international celebrations and commemorations. They will conduct an inquiry into the origin and significance of a celebration or commemoration and record and communicate their information through visual form (information graphics). They will also investigate Remembrance Day; it’s origin and significance around the world.
The key concepts addressed in this lesson are sources, significance and perspective.
What are International days of celebration and commemoration and why are they important?
VCHHC067, VCHHK077, VCHHC071