Why do we have poppies? by Mrs Mustard | Nov 10, 2017 | Year 5 2017-18 | 0 comments Year 5 had great fun yesterday afternoon making poppies for Remembrance Day, to use in our performance poetry. The children talked about why we have poppies and what each part of the poppy represents. Submit a Comment Cancel reply Comment Name * Email * Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.