Honor Veterans by helping your children understand why and who we celebrate this day, and why we call our Veterans American Heroes. Make a Wall of Honor in your school, read and write about Veterans Day, write notes of thanks to our service people, and so much more!
In this download, you will get the following:
*a 10-page booklet about Veteran's Day
*ELA follow-up activities including
-a text-based evidence comprehension worksheet
-an acrostic poem
-a Veteran's Day ABC order worksheet
*3 leveled readers to use in small group instruction
*An A, B, C word organizer to write one thing about Veteran's Day that starts with each letter of the alphabet.
*pieces to make a paper plate wreath craft to use as a wall display along with the acrostic poem or Veteran photo. Three different options for center "God Bless our Veterans," "Thank you, Heroes," or "My Veteran, My Hero."
*Note cards for writing to deployed service people or sending to Veteran's Hospitals to cheer up a wounded or ill Vet.
*Items to celebrate a returning hero, including
-Welcome home banner
-a "boots on the ground" pennant
Veterans Day reading comprehension nonfiction literature
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