A short film which follows a Primary 7 class as they tour Lady Haig’s Poppy Factory in Edinburgh, meeting some of the disabled ex-servicemen who hand-make the poppies and wreaths for the Scottish Poppy Appeal.
A short and powerful film which starts in the fields of Flanders and follows a single poppy from its creation in Lady Haig’s Poppy Factory, through the fundraising process, finally meeting people who have benefited from the money raised.
A short documentary film covering all aspects of the history and current work of Poppyscotland as well as aspects of working in a charity or social enterprise.
A short documentary film detailing the experiences of one veteran who has been helped by Poppyscotland.
Short promotional film made by Mat Durham for Poppyscotland in 2007. Mat was a 22-year old former soldier when he made the film, who had served three operational tours in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Remembrance Cards Challenge. Learners are challenged to design and create remembrance cards for people to let family and friends know that they are in their thoughts. Teacher’s notes and students’ notes are combined into one easy to download document which is available as a Word or PDF file.
Poppyscotland Website Challenge. Learners are challenged to use the Poppyscotland website to identify what they know already about Poppyscotland and then work in groups to develop their knowledge and understanding through various other challenges. Teacher’s notes and students’ notes are combined into one easy to download document which is available as a Word or PDF file.
Poppy Tea & Toast Challenge. Learners are challenged to invite local residents to a Poppy Tea & Toast exhibition or concert where all of their research of their learning about a war topic or Poppyscotland can be displayed. Information on how to order a Poppyscotland ‘Tea & Toast Pack’ is included within this challenge. Teacher’s notes and students’ notes […]