$ Memorial Day and Patriotic Poems and Songs – 29 page file – All Illustrated with Patriotic themed Graphics-2 Versions – Color and B/W. 16 Poems/Songs, some about Memorial Day and some about the flag and patriotism. Just choose those you like, and print just those pages. Larger patriotic images to cut out and glue onto shared reading charts. Sing to familiar tunes, or chant. Use some or all year after year.
From Memorial Day 2014, we offer “Judith’s Last Song” by Veronica Haunani Fitzhugh for day 27 of National Poetry Month. http://blognostics.net/blognostics-an-innovative-experience-in-literature-poetry-and-art/2014/05/24/judiths-last-song-by-veronica-haunani-fitzhugh/ #Poetry #Poem #Poet #NPM #NationalPoetryMonth #BlogNostics #MemorialDayFlashBack #FlashbackThursday #VeronicaHaunaniFitzhugh
▶ The History of Memorial Day: by Studies Weekly - YouTube SS 1.3.2 - This is a good video for teachers to watch before they talk about Memorial Day in class (I think it is too sad to show younger students, but it may be okay for older students, 5th grade and up to watch).