Friday 8th May is VE Day. It is a Bank Holiday so you do not
need to do school work.
VE Day is a celebration of Victory in Europe Day, when the
Second World War was won.
This year is the 75th anniversary of the victory!
Find out more here:
Here are some ways you can join in the celebrations.
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- Hold your own VE Day celebration Dance party from 1940's! https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/clips/zwn4wmn
- Make a war medal to commemorate all the soldiers thatfought in the war. You could use paint, foil, craft and many other creative materials.
- Learn the Charleston dance moves with some Strictly Come Dancing stars: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jUqRAUxip4U and learn some war time songs!
- The British Legion are holding a VE Day sing-along to Vera Lynn's 'We'll meet again' - why not learn it too! https://www.britishlegion.org.uk/stories/ve-day-singalong The music and lyrics can be found on this page with more details.
- Design, draw and make your own bunting with a Great British flag on or another design that reminds you of Britain.
- Bake a celebratory cake and decorate it with a VE design. You might choose a soldier cake, army cake, flag cake, maybe even a monarchy cake