What Is Memorial Day? (A 10-page student reader for primary children) This download teaches students when Memorial Day is observed and explains the history and purpose of the holiday in age-appropriate text. $
Are we over vaccinating our kids? The answer is overwhelmingly yes! Especially when you consider that 40 vaccinations are being given to children before they even reach 2 years old. Do you know that in England the number is 25 vaccinations by age 2. Why so many are being given here is all about profits for the pharmaceutical companies & keeping you coming into to see the doctor. It's not about keeping your child safe & well.
Been hearing a buzz about "agamographs" and wondered what they are? This Art with Jenny K blog post tells all! A great classroom art activity for students this Memorial Day that has a high "Wow!" factor. It is sure the make an impression--with the kids and everyone else around school.
Feb. 23, 1945: The Raising of OUR Flag on Iwo Jima is a historic photo that was taken in 1945, by Joe Rosenthal. 5 U.S. Marines & a U.S. Navy corpsman raised OUR flag of the U.S. atop Mount Suribachi during the Battle of Iwo Jima during World War II. Of the 6 men depicted in the photo, 3 (Franklin Sousley, Harlon Block, & Michael Strank) were killed during the battle; the 3 survivors (John Bradley, Rene Gagnon, & Ira Hayes) became National Heroes upon their identification in the photo....
All you need is red, white and blue construction paper to make the chains. What a great wall or bulletin board display for Veterans' Day, 4th of July, Memorial Day, or ANY time you want to show your patriotic side in the school!