Voices of Veterans
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Voices of Veterans

Veterans help make history come alive each year at North Warren Regional School District with their Voices of Veterans program in this episode of NJEA ...
Grades 13+
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Classroom Close-Up
Veterans' Stories: The Veterans History Project
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Veterans' Stories: The Veterans History Project

The VHP, which is a special project of the American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress, is the largest ...
Grades 8-12
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Library of Congress
The Greatest Sacrifice – A Lesson Plan for Veterans Day
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The Greatest Sacrifice – A Lesson Plan for Veterans Day

Use this PBS NewsHour Extra lesson plan to help students explore the challenges facing our nation’s veterans today including ...
Grades 7-12
D-Day Veterans Return to Normandy 70 Years Later
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D-Day Veterans Return to Normandy 70 Years Later

Help students understand why D-Day is still commemorated 70 years later with this PBS NewsHour video and educational resource from ...
Grades 7-12
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PBS NewsHour
VE Day
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VE Day

Students will learn about VE day, or Victory in Europe Day, through this KACV educational unit on WWII. The unit includes videos of veterans recalling ...
Grades 11
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KACV
D-Day and the Texas Panhandle
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D-Day and the Texas Panhandle

This KACV educational unit includes two videos of George Koumalats speaking about his WWII experiences, questions to go with the videos, a lesson plan, and ...
Grades 11
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KACV
VE Day: Marvin Kearns
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VE Day: Marvin Kearns

Marvin Kearns, World War II veteran, discusses how he celebrated the end of the war. Kearns describes the parades and celebrations that occurred in London ...
Grades 4-12
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KACV
Chaos in Battle | D-Day 360: Chapter 3
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Chaos in Battle | D-Day 360: Chapter 3

Understand the second wave of the U.S. invasion of Omaha beach through the first-hand account of veterans who share ...
Grades 9-12
The Assault on Normandy | D-Day 360
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The Assault on Normandy | D-Day 360

Learn about the experiences of men on the battlefield of D-Day from veteran Sergeant Harley Reynolds, and about the importance ...
Grades 9-12
Soldiers, Veterans, and War in American Life
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Soldiers, Veterans, and War in American Life

These videos, images, and media-rich lesson plans allow you to bring stories from the battlefront into American history, world history ...

D-Day 360
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D-Day 360

Personal stories, statistical data, and details surrounding the massive logistical effort of D-Day bring to life the invasion of the beaches at Normandy, France, by ...
Grades 9-12
Veterans of PTSD | NOW
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Veterans of PTSD | NOW

War veterans and post-traumatic stress. Are they getting the help they need?
Grades 6-12
Vietnam Veteran Memorial
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Vietnam Veteran Memorial

In this Building Block video, the camera tilts down to show a black granite panel engraved with the names of fallen soldiers.
Grades All
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Building Big
In Their Own Words: A Veterans Museum
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In Their Own Words: A Veterans Museum

In Perham, Minnesota, Lina Belar will take us on a tour of an interactive museum centered around the oral histories ...
Grades 5-13+
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Prairie Public
The Veteran of Aboukir, 1844
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The Veteran of Aboukir, 1844

Ward, Edward Matthew (1816-79). English. Medium: oil on canvas. Date: 1844. The Battle of the Nile; also known as the Battle of Aboukir Bay; between ...
Grades 3-12
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The Bridgeman Art Library
Kortney Clemons: A Veteran's Journey
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Kortney Clemons: A Veteran's Journey

Paralympic sprinter, long jump competitor and U.S. Army veteran Kortney Clemons lost his right leg in Iraq. Paralympic sports ...
Grades 6-12
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WGBH
American Graduate Day
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American Graduate Day

American Graduate Day is a full-day, live broadcast and outreach event scheduled for September 27, 2014. Over the course of a 7-hour day, more than ...

Flipped Day 2013: Literacy
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Flipped Day 2013: Literacy

Flipped Middle School Literacy Lesson: Character Conflict: Language Immersion Students: Before starting the lesson, login. (If you haven't registered yet, sign up for free ...

Judgment Day: Intelligent Design on Trial
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Judgment Day: Intelligent Design on Trial

In 2004, parents and teachers from Dover, PA filed suit in federal court against a school board policy that required ...

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NOVA
Lesson Plan: Flipped Day 2013
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Lesson Plan: Flipped Day 2013

In this video, discover how PBS LearningMedia can help you “flip” your classroom and see options for converting lesson plans into flipped classroom experiences. The ...
Grades 5-13+
Take a Vet to School
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Take a Vet to School

In this episode of NJEA’s Classroom Close-up, Hooper Avenue Elementary School salutes and celebrates veterans by inviting veterans into their school to share their ...
Grades 13+
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Classroom Close-Up