There are many ways to support the heroic efforts of military soldiers abroad and at home. For some, paying tribute comes in the form of writing letters, donating supplies to soldiers and military families and raising funds for wounded vets who need medical assistance. For others, honoring vets is about making a statement.
Help your students support the troops this Memorial Day with this project-based learning activity. Here’s how:
(original air date: 11/11/15)
With a partner, read through the list below of suggested ways to support our troops this Memorial Day. Visit the websites (Note: External Links) to learn more about each idea. Together, select one idea that you’d consider participating in this Memorial Day. Write a paragraph explaining your choice and why you think it’s a good idea.
Take a class poll to determine which plan most students would like to participate in. Launch a class or school-wide initiative to enact the plan and generate support for our troops this Memorial Day.
I want thank the veterans that serve our country and who served,I am so thankful that there are people serving for us.