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Veterans Day Activities | Writing Math | Grades 3-6


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This NO PREP package provides everything you need to teach your students about Veterans Day. It includes a range of literacy, numeracy and creative thinking tasks that can be used as a sequenced series of lessons or as individual tasks.

Most importantly, this resource has been created to educate students about the significance of Veterans Day as a day to honor those who have served or are serving in the military.

The pack includes literacy, numeracy and creative thinking tasks that could be used during group work or as whole class activities. It also includes poppies that can be worn to a school or community Veterans Day ceremony, reflection activities and pieces of work that can be used as classroom displays.


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Resources included:

✶ Colored lapel poppies

✶ B&W lapel poppies

✶ Veterans Day coloring page

✶ Veterans Day: I think, I know, I wonder

✶ What is Veterans Day? Interactive notebook + Teacher guide

* Gratitude poppy

✶ Veterans Day ceremony/parade recount BLM

✶ Messages of Gratitude BLM

✶ What makes a HERO? – writing task

✶ All about the.. Army, Navy, Air force Interactive notebook + teacher guide

✶ War Memorial – design task

✶ #Veterans Day – social media activity

✶ Peace: looks like, feels like, sounds like…

✶ My Peace Pledge BLM

✶ Leaving Home BLM

✶ Mental Math: 11 grid (+answer guide)

✶ All about the number 11 (+answer guide)

✶ Math Memory pair game

✶ Maths Memory Recording Sheet

✶ Blank Veterans Day themed writing paper


❤️ What other teachers are saying about this resource: ❤️

“My class completed the activities, and I was so pleased with the outcome! I especially loved the Peace Pledge, and also the activity in which the students wrote what Peace looked like, sounded like, and felt like. I was so proud of my students and the creativity and respect they showed in their answers” Suzanne

“Love this resource! Plan to use some of these handouts for Memorial Day, too!” Talia

“Great resource!” Amy

“Love this resource!” Talia


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Additional information


Veterans Day

Grade Level

Year 3 – 4, Year 5 – 6

Resource Types

Worksheets / Printables

Electronic download

File Type: PDF

Number of pages: 31

File size: 44 MB

Copyright of this material is reserved in accordance with the Copyright Act 1968. This purchase is for single classroom/home use only. Additional reproduction of part or all of this resource is prohibited without the written authority of Rainbow Sky Creations. All content and clip art in these files have been created by Rainbow Sky Creations and therefore remain the property of Rainbow Sky Creations.


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