Close Reading of America the Beautiful

Memorial Day Activity: Close Reading of America the Beautiful Memorial Day is a time to honor those who have lost their lives while serving our country in the armed forces. It is important for children to understand that this is the day when the nation mourns the loss of soldiers who died fighting for our […]

Three Ways to Highlight the Memorial Day Parade with Kids

Memorial Day Parade 1.     Have your child help find the parade. A parade is free, entertaining, and educational. Help your kids search the Internet to find the time and location of the nearest Memorial Day parade. A website sponsored by Vet Friends lists parades throughout the United States. 2.     Play Parade Detective. Print out a […]