VETERANS DAY FOR KIDS: Interview with a Tuskegee Airman
Celebrate Veterans Day this year with a visit to Colorado Springs to meet Mr. Sam Hunter,ones of the Tuskegee Airmen of World War II, Learn more about Veteran's Day and ways to honor the brave people who have served our country.
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Who do you know who is a veteran?
Maybe it is your mother, father, sister, brother, aunt, uncle, grandfather, grandmother, cousin, neighbor, or teacher. You can be very proud of them. Many have given much to keep us safe and free. Click here to learn more about Veteran's Day.
Interview A Veteran
What is oral history?
Oral history is the collection and recording of individual memories as historical documentation. An oral historian collects memories in the same way a museum collects artifacts. While collecting artifacts may be difficult, collecting memories can be much easier. Learn the ten steps to conduct a good oral history interview with a veteran that you know.
Kids Thank A Veteran
Kidsthankavet.com has one main purpose - to show the men and women who have served in the United States Military that we care. On this site you will find information about our Veterans, the United States military, the American Flag, Veteran`s holidays, United States military academies and services, groups that help Veterans, women in the military, Veteran memorials and cemeteries, teacher activities, patriotic songs and crafts, great books to read and photos of our Veterans.
Tribute to Tuskegee Airmen
To learn more about the Tuskegee Airmen and the important role they played in World War !!, click on this website. This free video talks about the challenges and the struggles the Tuskegee Airmen endured to serve their country.
The Victory Garden Project
Millions of Americans grew Victory Gardens in their backyards - and on rooftops and in windowboxes - during WWII to supplement their wartime rations and help spur victory. That can-do spirit of WWII is a alive and well. If your city or town does not have a program in place, it would be a heroic undertaking to initiate a community garden. Learn more on this site.
Veteran's Day Games & Activities
In the USA, November 11 is called Veterans Day, and honors the men and women who served in the US Armed Forces. Veterans Day was originally called Armistice Day. These Veterans Day crafts projects are a good way to celebrate Veteran's Day
- The Wall (Reading Rainbow Books)
- Author : Eve Bunting
- ASIN : 0395629772
- Veterans Day (Rookie Read-About Holidays)
- Author : Jacqueline S. Cotton
- ASIN : 0516274996
- The Tuskegee Airmen (We the People: Modern America series)
- Author : Brooks
- ASIN : 0756514045
- Red-Tail Angels: The Story of the Tuskegee Airmen of World War II
- Author : Patricia C. McKissack
- ASIN : 0802782922
- The Tuskegee Airmen (1995)
- Author :
- ASIN : B00319ECI8
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