Veterans Day activities: Awesome "Dog tag thank you note" craftivity. What a cool idea to thank a real veteran. Includes a link to a complete list of a the Veterans' Retirement Homes in every state! Makes students' writing so much more meaningful.
Veterans Day art idea. Very simple, easy to do, and takes very few supplies. This would be great for your older students to celebrate this important holiday. Read more at: http://www.upperelementarysnapshots.com/2014/11/veterans-day-art.html#.VijwbfmrTIV
Pinwheel Poppies – A Remembrance, Armistice or Veteran’s day activity
Both my boys take part in the annual remembrance parade as Cubs and this year it is the 100 anniversary of the start of World War One. This has really captured the boys imagination, so we made Poppy Pinwheels. Remembrance Day, Armistice Day or Veteran’s Day as it is sometimes called is November 11…