Veterans Day Activities and Craft

Veterans Day Activities and Craft
Veterans Day Activities and Craft
Veterans Day Activities and Craft
Veterans Day Activities and Craft
Veterans Day Activities and Craft
Veterans Day Activities and Craft
Veterans Day Activities and Craft
Veterans Day Activities and Craft
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Veterans Day Activities and Craft includes activities to learn about and celebrate the Veterans Day holiday. You’ll find nonfiction writing, graphic organizers, a word search, honoring veterans home activity, poem, booklet, and veteran craft that is perfect for a bulletin board display. It also includes posters of the United States military branches: Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Marines, and Navy.
The packet includes:
• Veterans Day – information poster about Veterans Day. {color and black and white versions}

• Veterans Day KWL chart - write what they know, want to learn, and learn as students learn about Veterans Day.

• Learning About Veterans Day - write, illustrate, and share facts about Veterans Day.
• Writing About a Soldier – draw and write about a soldier.
• Veterans Day Web - complete a web graphic organizer with words and/or pictures that describe Veterans Day.
• Veterans Day Main Idea/Details graphic organizer - write details for the main idea: “Americans celebrate Veterans Day on November 11th.”

• Write a List! – draw pictures and write a list of Veterans Day writing ideas.

• How many words can you make from the letters in VETERANS DAY? – cut the letters out and use them to make words from the letters in “Veterans Day.” Write the words in the space provided. You can also make a class list of all the different words the students make.

• Veterans Day Booklet – read and color a booklet about Veterans Day.

• Compare and Contrast Veterans Day and Memorial Day – complete the Venn diagram by drawing and labeling what is the same and different about the two holidays.
• Military Service Posters – posters with pictures and descriptions of each branch of the U. S. military service: Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force, and Coast Guard {includes color and black and white versions}.

• Veterans Day Salute to the Brave and Proud – take home activity. Write and draw (or use a photograph) about a family member, family friend, or neighbor who is a veteran. These can be displayed on a Veterans Day bulletin board or compiled into a class book.
• Veterans Day Word Search – circle given words in the grid. {Words are across and down.}
• Veteran Acrostic Poem – write a word that starts with each of the letters in VETERAN that describes a veteran.
• Thank You to Veterans Craft – make a face with a camouflaged hat on a background. Use to display Veterans Day writing.
• Thank You to Veterans and Heroes Notes – write a thank you note to Veterans/Heroes. Draw a picture. {can be displayed with the craft}
• Writing About Veterans Day – write about Veterans Day and illustrate the writing. A word bank is included.

• U.S. Branches of the Military Match – match the names of the branches of the military to the pictures {cut and glue}.

• Veterans Day Poster – make a poster about Veterans Day.

 Includes graphics &/or fonts copyright Dianne J. Hook. License #: 1214207247.

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