Veterans Day Activities for Elementary Students

Veterans Day is noticed on November 11th and was initially termed Armistice Working day to commemorate the truce that helped conclusion Planet War I. These days, Veterans Day honors the encounters and contributions of company customers for the duration of occasions of war and peace. 

In the United States by itself, there are over 18 million armed service veterans. That signifies there’s a fantastic prospect your college has an educator or a student’s relative who served or is serving in the armed forces. In your course, there could even be a university student from a military spouse and children who has been impacted by their caregiver’s service.

If you’re questioning how to educate your college students about Veterans Working day, check out these Veterans Day pursuits, digital resources, and interactive crafts.

8 Resources for Instructing Veterans Day to Elementary College students

Admit this working day in your elementary classroom with these looking at and composing routines, social scientific tests classes, and patriotic art initiatives. 

"Veterans Day Book & Activities" with three worksheets pictured below the title, plus the text "Free Spanish Version"

Veterans Working day Things to do and Reserve by Nicole and Eliceo
Grades: K-1 | Topics: Reading, Spanish
Bilingual, English and Spanish

"America the Brave: Election Day & Veterans Day" shown with pictures of the red, white, and blue Veterans Day activities for elementary students.

Veterans Working day, The usa, & Voting – Social Experiments Interactive Pursuits by Reagan Tunstall
Grades: K-2 | Topics: English Language Arts, Vocabulary, Social Research

"Learn All About Veteran's Day" with two clipart pictures of military soldiers and snapshots of the resource pages.

Veterans Working day Activities by Latoya Reed
Grades: K-2 | Issue: English Language Arts

"Veterans Day" in red, white, and blue with pictures of the resource pages and the call-out "English and Spanish"

Veterans Working day Craft in English and Spanish by Bilingual Scrapbook
Grades: K-2 | Subjects: Spanish, Crafting
Bilingual, English and Spanish

"Veteran's Day" with a clipart army soldier gesturing to the interactive Veterans Day activities for elementary students on the clipart computer screen.

Interactive Google Slides for Veterans Day by 1st Grade Hip Hip Hooray
Grades: 1-2 | Topic: Crafting

"Veterans Day" with an American flag and two soldiers.

Veterans Working day Routines and Worksheets by Fishyrobb
Grades: 2-3 | Topics: English Language Arts, Social Reports

"Celebrating and Remembering Veterans Day Teach-Go Flip Books" in black and white with two clipart soldiers and the call out "Print and Digital included"

Electronic Veterans Working day Creating Activities Bulletin Board, Thank you Cards Letter by The Very little Ladybug Store
Grades: 3-4 | Subjects: English Language Arts, U.S. History

"Veterans Day Craft by TNB Creations" with patriotic border and a photo of the completed activity.

Veterans Day Craft by TNB Creations
Grades: K-6 | Subjects: Arts & Tunes, Composing

A Couple of Bonus Methods That Do the job for Elementary and Center Schoolers

Educate a range of grade degrees? These social experiments and art functions can help both of those elementary and center school college students reflect on the knowledge of individuals serving in the navy.

"Doodle&Do Veterans Day Fact Hunt, Doodle Infographic, Soldier Poem" with American flag border and photos of the colored in elementary activities.

Veterans Working day Things to do – Fact Hunt, Doodle Infographic and Poetry Creating by Mind Waves Instruction
Grades: 4-7 | Subjects: English Language Arts, Reading, Poetry

"Patriotic Agamographs for America and Canada" against a black background and pictures of the completed Veterans Day elementary activity

Patriotic Agamographs | Great Veterans’ Working day Action | Remembrance Working day (Canada) by Art with Jenny
Grades: 3-8 | Matter: Social Scientific tests – History

Obtain a lot more Veterans Working day lessons on TPT to assist your college students find out additional about this working day throughout any grade stage or topic region.


Did you know? Most of these actions are obtainable with a university-funded subscription! Share TPT College Access® with your principal to get the TPT resources you will need, devoid of having to pay out of pocket.


This submit has been up-to-date for 2022.

Natasha M. McKnight

Leave a Reply

Next Post

Prevention Is Wiser Than Reaction: Cybersecurity Awareness Training for Faculty and Staff in Higher Education

Mon Oct 24 , 2022
Oct 172022 Avoidance Is Wiser Than Reaction: Cybersecurity Recognition Instruction for Faculty and Staff in Bigger Schooling Shannon Flynn Shannon Flynn is a freelance blogger who covers education technologies, cybersecurity and IoT topics. You can observe Shannon on Muck Rack or Medium to examine additional of her articles. Cybersecurity is a major worry for most […]