A special poem honoring our veterans in America…
Veterans Day activities afford the schools and the local community an excellent opportunity to produce a variety of cooperative programs. Participation by patriotic organizations can enhance the projects suggested in this guide.
The Buddy Poppy grew en mass over the grave sites on the Western Front. They soon became a symbol associated with Veterans.
Flag etiquette and the Flag Code.
In 1921, an unknown World War I American soldier was buried in Arlington National Cemetery. This site, on a hillside overlooking the Potomac River and the city of Washington, became the focal point of reverence for Americas veterans. Learn more…
To honor these men and all Americans who gave their lives in each war, an Army honor guard, the 3rd U.S. Infantry keeps a day and night vigil. Every November 11th, at 11 A.M. there is a ceremony at the Memorial Amphitheater to honor them as well.
We’ve created some cool worksheets to help you commemorate the anniversary of Veterans Day!