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Veterans Day: Education World Resources for Teachers

Veterans Day: Education World Resources for Teachers

Happy Veterans Day! Today, Americans will remember and thank those who put their lives on the line for our freedom. For many students, school may not be in session, but teachers will still educate their students about the holiday and its significance. 

Education World has a number of resources teachers can use to teach their students about Veterans Day. Here are a few:

  1. Eight Books for Veterans Day:

In this article, Education World offers elementary and middle school teachers books they can read to their students about Veterans Day and its importance. 

  1. Happy Veterans Day!:

Education World provides teachers four lesson plans from writing biographical poems to analyzing a portrait about the Civil War. 

  1. Five Crafts for Veterans Day:

Students can make their own American flags, soldiers, and American eagle hand prints with these innovative crafts. 

  1. Veterans Day Lesson Ideas:

Education World provides lesson ideas to teachers to celebrate Veterans Day with activities, music, and Web-based ideas. 

  1. Honoring Our Veterans: 

With this worksheet, students can access a web resource and answer five questions about Veterans Day and its history. Answer key provided. 

  1. Veterans Day: Seven Resources For Teachers:

From lesson plans, quizzes, art, activities, and videos, this article has everything teachers need to educate their students about Veterans Day. 


Article by Kassondra Granata, Education World Contributor 


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