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Veterans’ Week

From November 5-11—Veterans’ Week—we honour those who have served Canada, past and present, in times of war, military conflict and peace. This year’s theme is the 75th anniversary of the end of the Second World War. Take some time to read about the key milestones and battles that led to the conclusion of the major conflict, an important part of Canada’s rich military history.



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Home Learning Corner

We have many ready-to-use learning activities for youth in Kindergarten to Grade 12. This Veterans’ Week, you can learn more about the brave Canadians who served during the Second World War.


Faces of Freedom Podcast – The Second World War Series

Listen to the experiences of those who served, helping restore peace and freedom more than 75 years ago.


Veterans’ Week Learning Resources

Discover our popular collection of new Veterans’ Week activity booklets, educational newspapers, postcards and bookmarks for people of all ages. Help your students remember Canada’s Veterans.



History spotlight on...

As we commemorate the 75th anniversary of the end of the Second World War, take a moment to learn more about the key battles and conflicts that led to the Allied victory.


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