Resource pages :
- Fact Sheet - America's
"From the Department of Veterans Affairs, a list of all wars America
has been involved in since 1775 through 2006.
Statistics include the total of service members, battle deaths, and
Rolling Thunder Ride
It "is an annual ride and gathering that first started in 1988. Riders from around the nation, and even around the world rally in the Pentagon parking lots and begin the run through the streets of Washington, D.C. Afterward, it is an opportunity to meet old and new friends, pay respect at the memorials and participate in the Memorial Day events."
See the photos.
INTERACTIVE exercises :
Exercises TO PRINT :
Lesson plans :
WW2 soldiers found in jungle (breakingnewsenglish.com)
- with "a news article, listening (MP3 file), communication activities,
pair work, discussion, reading and vocabulary exercises."
INTERACTIVE games :
Games TO PRINT :
Memorial Day Poems (apples4theteacher.com)
Americans in Strength, An Old Wooden
Chair, God Bless Our Native Land, Home of the Brave, One Nation Under
God, Purple Heart,
That Fateful Fourth, The American Hero, Their Courage, They Keep Us
Free, This Land We Love, Those Who Dare Fight, What Heroes Gave,
The Unknown Soldier and I Stand Before You.
- with Activities
Little War Witches
Tin and Bone
The Little Tin Soldier