Picnics, parades, and cookouts. It's Memorial Day! Do your students know what they are celebrating when they celebrate Memorial Day? This activity will help your students understand the history of Memorial Day, as well as provide some fun activities to let them celebrate. With this packet, you get...
A foldable mini book with an accompanying full page passage (same text, two formats) titled "What is Memorial Day?" plus a 5 question worksheet.
A passage and worksheet for "The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier"
The poem "In Flanders Field" and a short answer worksheet
A mini research page to summarize American wars
A crossword puzzle, find a word puzzle, and coloring page.