Veterans Day is November 11
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Veterans Day Art Project
Grades Preschool-2. Students sponge-paint a soldier (pictured, left) and it is displayed next to a photo of him/her holding a flag.
Remembrance Day or Veteran’s Day Activities
Grades Preschool-3. Crafts, coloring pages, games, printables and worksheets for honoring the memory of our veterans.
Veterans Day Biographical Poems
Grades 3-12. Complete each of the following lines of the poem to describe a soldier.
Veterans Day Teacher Resources Art and Music Activities, Printables, and Lesson Plans. (Grades K-8)
Veterans Day Activities and Resources Scavenger Hunts, Printables, Lesson Plans and internet resources. (Grades K-8)
Veterans Day Lesson Plans
Several activities and songs for Veterans Day and showing patriotism.
- Veteran’s Day Story and Comprehension Activities
Lesson uses the book “Granddad Bud – A Veterans Day Story” (Grades 1-4)
- Patriotic Song Puzzles
Make puzzles out of the words from patriotic songs (Grades 2-6)
- Music of the Armed Forces
This game helps students learn about songs of the armed forces in a fun way. (Grades 3-5)
- Our Veterans Wall
Students write about anyone they know that has served in the armed forces and put them on display. (Grades 3-12)
- Historical Monument Art
Students make sunset silhouettes of historical monuments in this Veteran’s Day/Memorial Day art lesson. (Grade 5)
- Letters to Soldiers
Students write letters to soldiers and apply critical thinking to the subject of war. (Grades 6-12)
- Pocket Poems
Send “Pocket Poems” to our troops. (Grade 10)
- Adopt-A-Vet (All grades)
Monthly Themes Veterans Day A large variety of Veterans Day themed activities (Grades PreK-8)
Veterans Day Printable Free Veterans Day Handout and Printable that helps students understand the meaning behind Veterans day. (Grades 3-8)
Veterans Day Crafts and Activities Patriotic Crafts, Activities, and coloring pages. (Grades pre-K-5)
Locate a VA Facility Near You
Locate a VA facility where you can send cards and letters. va.gov