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Remembrance

Remembrance honours people who serve to defend our democratic freedoms and way of life.

Remembrance activities

It’s the third year of our partnership with The Royal British Legion and Scout Store is launching a new range to help you prepare for Remembrance this year.

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Explore how Scouts used their skills to help communities during the second world war.

Suitable for: 6-18s | Takes: 25 mins

Setting: Online or at home

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Paracord poppies

Mark Remembrance together by crafting a paracord poppy.

Suitable for: 8-18s | Takes: 30 mins

Setting: Online or socially distanced indoors

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Craft a cotton poppy

Sew some poppies and mark Remembrance together with this online craft.

Suitable for: 8-18s | Takes: 20 mins

Setting: Socially distanced indoors or outdoors, online or at home

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Sew a poppy wreath

Mark Remembrance as a group by crafting your own felt poppy wreath.

Suitable for: 8-14s | Takes: 25 mins

Setting: Socially distanced indoors or outdoors, online or at home

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The Unknown Warrior

Learn about the memorial to the Unknown Warrior and reflect in your own way. What would you like to say to them?

Suitable for: 6-18s | Takes: 30 mins

Setting: Socially distanced indoors or at home

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A Sea Scout went to sea, sea, sea

Channel your inner Sea Scouts and test your secret semaphore signalling skills.

Suitable for: 8-14s | Takes: 30 mins

Setting: Socially distanced indoors or outdoors

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Wartime weaving

Learn about Scouts contributions during the war and try your hand at weaving.

Suitable for: 6-14s | Takes: 45 mins

Setting: Socially distanced indoors

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A remembrance reflection

Hold a successful virtual Remembrance reflection with our hints and tips.

Suitable for: 6-18s | Takes: 30 mins

Setting: Online

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A pebble to remember

Paint a poppy on your pebble, then add it to a group picture, as a way to remember the people who have served and sacrificed.

Suitable for: 6-10s | Takes: 30 mins

Setting: Socially distanced indoors or outdoors, online or at home

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Remembering the Guernsey evacuation

Find out about the events 80 years ago that shaped the history and people of the Bailiwick of Guernsey during the war.

Suitable for: 6-14s | Takes: 30 mins

Setting: Socially distanced indoors or at home

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