Celebrate Memorial Day, the last Monday of May! Formerly known as Decoration Day, Memorial Day commemorates all the men and women who have died in military service for the United States.
To mark the occasion, we have some Topical Resources to share with your class.
What’s in the Pack?
Your topical teaching resources includes:
- 2 ThinkIts: Discuss how we honor the people who served in the military, and why Memorial Day is an important holiday.
- 2 Fact Sheets: Discover why Memorial Day takes place and the history behind the national holiday.
- 2 Activity Sheets: Students are to learn what tradition is, and different traditions observed on Memorial Day.