Memorial Day Teacher Resources

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Memorial Day is observed on the last Monday in May. Incorporate our printables, lessons, and references across your curriculum to honor the men and women who have sacrificed their lives in American wars. Patriotic art activities are a fun way for students to help decorate the classroom for this civic holiday. You will find resources and literature on heroes, heroines, and historic battles to help educate your class about wartime service.

Heroes & Heroines Resources
U.S. Civil War Resources
World War I Resources
World War II Resources
Vietnam War Resources
War Resources for Social Studies Class

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    War of the Roses

    Teach war and royalty history with this worksheet. Pupils fill in the blanks in this summary paragraph about the War of the Roses. read more


    Treaty of Versailles

    Teach pupils about the five major peace treaties that ended World War I with this printable activity... read more


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    Connect history and literacy with a reading passage on the American Civil War and comprehension ques... read more


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    A Classroom Divided

    Discover a game that divides the class into two factions, providing a hands-on chance to approximate the Civil War. read more

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