Veterans Day Teacher Resources

Veterans Day is observed on November 11, a day for recognizing veterans who have fought for their country. For teachers, this can be a great opportunity to talk about inclusion in the military, American war history, and other related topics. We’ve included a list of free resources and marketplace suggestions to help you bring Veterans Day into your classroom.

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Please note: is sharing these resource(s) with the intent to spread awareness and promote conversation among educators. Sharing a resource is not an endorsement of the resource for classroom use. Educators are the experts on their students’ needs and their school’s policies. Please always be mindful if a resource is a good fit for your classroom.

Free Resources for Veterans Day

Veterans Day Resources from the Marketplace 

AKJ Education

AKJ Education’s mission is to reduce the barriers—namely time and money—between you and the best quality supplemental materials for your classroom.

Featured: Mare’s War by Tanita S. Davis

Mare was a teenager who escaped her challenging life in the south to join the African American Battalion of the Women’s Army Corps during World War II. Now, she’s a grandmother telling her story to her two granddaughters on a cross-country road trip. 

Lee & Low

Lee & Low Books is the largest multicultural children’s book publisher in the U.S., as well as one of the few minority-owned publishing companies in the country.

Featured: Quiet Hero by S.D. Nelson

“Quiet Hero” is the story of Ira Hayes, a Native American veteran of the Second World War. This illustrated story highlights the story of an everyday man who became nationally known through a photograph captured in Japan. 

Becker’s School Supplies

Becker’s School Supplies is a one-stop shop for all of your early learning materials and elementary school needs.

Featured: Patriotic American Flag Border

Planning to do a bulletin board about Veterans Day? This border can help framing information on famous veterans or the history of Veterans Day. 

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