Remembering Vimy 1917 - 2017  - a 2Learn.ca special edition
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Gr. 6 Social Studies - Shaping An Identity

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Social Studies 20 - National Interests and Canadian National Identity

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The Canadian National Vimy Memorial
100th Anniversary News & Events
The Battle of Vimy 1917
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Experience Vimy site description for Experience Vimy
This wonderful interactive allows us to virtually experience the Canadian National Vimy Memorial. You can explore the monument through 48 animated sequences or you can explore the monument using the sections on the left. Video, audio and beautiful images make for a dramatic presentation. 
http://205.207.146.197/indexen.html

 
Vimy 100 site description for Vimy 100
This page from the Vimy Foundation provides an overview of the Vimy 100th Anniversary events and the Memorial itself. Scroll down a bit to watch a 360 degree tour of the Memorial and learn about the location and the battle. 
http://www.vimyfoundation.ca/vimy-100/vimy-centennial/

 
Canadian War Museum: Vimy Memorial site description for Canadian War Museum: Vimy Memorial
Scroll down the page to learn more about the Vimy Memorial in France, including its original construction, and subsequent improvements. Did you know that the Vimy Memorial is inscribed with the names of 11,285 Canadians who were killed on French soil and have no known graves? 
http://www.warmuseum.ca/firstworldwar/history/after-the-war/remembrance/vimy-memorial/

 
The Vimy Foundation site description for The Vimy Foundation
Teachers will find information about the Vimy memorial site, 100 year celebrations as well as other resources on this site that commemorates Canada‚Äôs heroic victory at Vimy Ridge in the First World War.  
http://www.vimyfoundation.ca/

 
The Canadian National Vimy Memorial site description for The Canadian National Vimy Memorial
This memorial stands as a tribute to all who served their country in battle during the First World War and particularly to those who gave their lives. This site offers a virtual tour of the monument and a series of historical slideshows, so be sure to check out the multimedia link (Experience Vimy)... 
http://www.veterans.gc.ca/eng/memorials/france/vimy
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