Veterans Day November 11

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FIVE VETERANS DAY ACTIVITIES FOR YOUR CLASSROOM

On November 11, we celebrate Veterans Day. It’s our chance to salute veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces and to show our appreciation for the sacrifices they have…  learn more

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Veterans Day - How it started and why we honor it - KID HISTORY

Veterans Day is a day when we honor those who have served in the military, past, and present.  learn more

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21 Meaningful Veterans Day Activities for Middle School

Veterans Day is a federal holiday that is a great day to honor and celebrate the veterans who have served in the armed forces. No matter what grade…  learn more

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Veterans Day in the Classroom

On November 11, we honor the wartime service and sacrifice of men and women in the armed forces. Originally proclaimed Armistice Day in 1919 to commemorate the end…  learn more

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These Are Veterans Day Lessons Your Students Won't Forget

Show your students why Veterans Day is a reason for them to celebrate. by Nancy Barile  learn more

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15 Inspiring and Informative Veterans Day Videos for Kids

November is the lead-in to the holiday season. This special day honors those who served in the Armed Forces, past and present. Commemorate the holiday with students by…  learn more

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Britannica: Veterans Day

Veterans Day honors those who have served in the armed forces and soldiers who lost their lives in the country’s wars. In the U.S., the national holiday is commemorated…  learn more

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TeacherVision: Veterans Day Activities, Printables & Lessons

Veterans Day began as Armistice Day, which commemorated the signing of the Armistice that ended World War I. Today, Veteran’s Day honors all of America’s veterans for their…  learn more

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Veterans' Day Lesson Plans

Lesson Planet was started to help educators spend less time searching so that they could spend more time teaching.  learn more

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SEVEN US MILITARY HISTORY TEACHING RESOURCES

With Veterans Day coming up on November 11, you might be looking for some great resources to teach US military history and give insight into the lives, work,…  learn more

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The Teacher's Corner: Veterans Day

The Veterans Day pages will provide you with great activities and lessons to help you and your students honor our country's heroes. Ideas within the Veteran's Day pages…  learn more

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Teacher Planet: Veteran's Day

Veterans Day is an annual United States holiday honoring military veterans. As a teacher, your job is a difficult one as there is often a fine balance to…  learn more

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Lesson plan: Veterans Day and the meaning of sacrifice

Use this PBS NewsHour lesson plan to help students understand the significance of Veterans Day and the meaning of sacrifice. Students will identify important veterans in their lives,…  learn more

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Elementary Veterans Day ELA Activities Packet

Use this activity pack to help students understand what Veterans Day is and why we celebrate this holiday each year. A range of activities, including a fun flip…  learn more

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Storytime Channel for Kids: Veterans: Heroes in Our Neighborhood

In this kid's book read aloud, we will read Veterans: Heroes in Our Neighborhood. “This is an engaging rhyming picture book for readers of all ages that fosters…  learn more

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Hello Heroes

President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed the Veterans Day Bill in 1954. To honor this important day, the “Hello Heroes” letter writing activity connects students with a World War…  learn more

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HOW CAN WE THANK OUR VETERANS?

Here are a few ideas for ways you and your friends, family, students, and community can celebrate Veterans Day.  by Emily Hopkins November 4, 2022  learn more

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Best Free Veterans Day Lessons & Activities

Plan your Veterans Day classroom activities and lessons with quizzes, videos, primary sources, and more. The best Veterans Day lessons and activities can provide the perfect way to…  learn more

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Veteran's Day: Teachers Resource Guide

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and the Veterans Day National Committee are pleased to provide you with this Teachers Resource Guide. It is our hope that by…  learn more