A Day of Pride, Veterans Day, Forgotten
Bates student contends that the neglect of Veterans Day is a wonder and a shame.
Annie's Veteran's Day Page
Offers a Christian perspective on the holiday, along with an overview of the five branches of service and tips for celebrating.
Education World Holidays Center: Veteran's Day
Offers lesson plans, clip art, and links for classroom teachers.
FamilyEducation Network: a Parenting and Education Resource
Online quiz designed for elementary school students help visitors review the history of Veterans Day.
InfoPlease.com - Veterans' Day
Provides short historical background of Veterans' Day, an overview of the wars in which the United States has taken part, and related links.
Remembering Veterans Day at The Holiday Zone
Provides art and craft ideas, discussion topics, language activities, writing prompts, interactive puzzles and quizzes, poems, and literature recommendations.
Sheryl's Holiday Site: Veterans Day
Includes brief history, poem, and related links.
The History of Veterans Day
A chronology of this observance's evolution in the U.S.
The History of Veterans' Day
History.com mini-site. Time-line of America's wars, battle maps, trivia, and video clips detailing veterans' experiences.
Today in History: November 11
Virtual exhibit from the Library of Congress reflects on the holiday's past.
Online tribute from Military.com includes history, movie, tips for celebrating with children, interviews, and a copy of the veterans bill of rights.
Veterans Day from the VA
Department of Veterans Affairs web site lists Veterans Day celebrations throughout country, relates history of Veterans Day, and provides downloadable resources for teachers.
Includes history and lesson plan.