Memorial Day Craft and Writing Activities | Branches of the military

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2nd - 4th
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  1. A craft and flip book activity to learn about the different branches of the military and crafts to enhance any unit to show gratitude on Veterans Day, Memorial Day, remembering 9/11 and any time to honor our military. Five crafts for the price of one:army combatarmy formalair forcemarinenavySome of
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Looking for an activity for your students to honor the military services and show their appreciation? These crafts enhance any unit to show gratitude on Veterans Day, Memorial Day, remembering 9/11 and any time to honor our military. Make one or make them all - they make a wonderful bulletin board. Many buyers have sent the completed crafts with accompanying thank you letters (papers included) to family military members.

Five crafts for the price of one!

  • army combat
  • army formal
  • air force
  • marine
  • navy

Buy this as part of a Veterans Day craft and flip book bundle to save!

Some of the hats are more complex. The easiest are the army combat, army formal and air force hats. The marine and navy caps are more difficult and may suit older students.

What's included (check out the preview for greater detail):

  • Step-by-step photographs
  • Templates to run or trace around with directions for paper to make a person
  • Hats for army combat, army formal, air force, marine and navy
  • Writing Prompts
  • Thank you to our servicemen and women (broken lines)
  • Scaffolded sentence stem writing prompt for thanking servicemen and women (solid lines)
  • Blank broken line writing paper with a box for illustrations
  • Solid line writing paper with a box for illustrations.

You will love the step-by-step directions that you can project onto your whiteboard with photographs so that your students can follow along

Your military parents will love that the crafts for the four branches of the military included here have accurate hat templates!

Small hands may need assistance with cutting!

(Total of 34 pages)


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