Veterans Day 2020

Region 17 Social Studies

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Leonard Cohen recites "In Flanders Fields" by John McCrae | Legion Magazine
Frequently Asked Questions

Check out this link to the VA Website!

Lubbock's Silent Wings Museum Veterans Day

Visit the Silent Wings Museum's website to find out more about their Veterans Day activities!

Watch Changing of the Guard at Arlington National Cemetery in 4K

Elementary Resources

PBS LEARNING MEDIA | Veteran's Day | PBS KIDS
Medal of Honor Elementary Character Education Resources

K-5 Lessons that also include lessons with great picture books like the one list below.

The Wall by Eve Bunting

Secondary Resources

From the Medal of Honor Character Education Newsletter

Join us next Tuesday, November 10th at 1:00pm ET for a webinar with Medal of Honor Recipient Matthew O. Williams. Master Sergeant Williams was awarded the Medal of Honor for risking his life above and beyond the call of duty while serving in Afghanistan.

During the webinar, he will answer teacher and student questions about his experiences in the Army, the importance of Veterans Day, and the lessons he has learned. You can tune in live or watch the recording. Don't forget you can submit your students' questions ahead of the webinar as well!

Visit our website to register today.
World War I Museum

Check out their tips for commemorating Veterans Day!

How will you and your students commemorate Veterans Day 2020?

Share some pictures for us to feature in our next ESC 17 Social Studies newsletter!!!

Sabrina S. Blankenship