How We Celebrate Martin Luther King!
I love teaching my students all about Martin Luther King Jr.! We do *lots* of activities on acceptance, tolerance, and respecting each other...
“…We must build a classroom culture of achievement – a culture in which students are inspired to work hard to attain success, a culture in which students are motivated to learn, a cultu…
Pinwheel Poppies – A Remembrance, Armistice or Veteran’s day activity
Both my boys take part in the annual remembrance parade as Cubs and this year it is the 100 anniversary of the start of World War One. This has really captured the boys imagination, so we made Poppy Pinwheels. Remembrance Day, Armistice Day or Veteran’s Day as it is sometimes called is November 11…
What does Peace feel like?
We spent last week talking about peace, poppies and Remembrance Day. We did activities around these ideas and revisited them throughout the week. We made this for our Remembrance Day assembly today. It will be taking place at 11:20 in the Gym. Hope everyone has a fabulous week!
Remembering the unknown soldiers coloring pages | Download Free Remembering the unknown soldiers coloring pages for kids
Free Printable Remembering the unknown soldiers coloring pages and Download free Remembering the unknown soldiers coloring pages along with coloring pages for other activities and coloring sheets
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Fingerprint Poppy Flower Craft for Kids - Crafty Morning
As flowers bloom, this fingerprint Poppy flower craft is a great activity for your little one. Go on an outdoor adventure after and try to find Poppies together.
12 Books About Peace
Teach kids about #peace this #VeteransDay. Our #RaiseaReader blog shares 12 recommended books to get you started. Click for details.
Remembrance Day painting - Art Project
In Canada we honor Remembrance Day on Nov. 11th. The poppy is the national symbol we use in recognition of the poem "In Flander's Fields" written by John McCrae. At school we incorporate the poppy into our Art projects. This is a Poppy watercolor painting project that I have done with Grades 1 and 2. Materials Required: watercolor paper or heavy sketch paper, tempera paint in green, blue and red, paintbrush, painter's masking tape, scissors, glue stick, Black marker, red paper (optional)…
Wednesday Words--Veterans Day
Veterans Day resources are hard to come by! So I made my own. It's a printable book that discusses Veterans Day AND Remembrance Day for our friends in Canada, Australia, and Britain (although I did keep the date as November 11 instead of 11 November 🙂 ). You can download the file here. I hope...Read More »
What does peace feel like
This worksheet is meant to accompany the story "What Does Peace Feel Like" by Vladimir Radunsky. The story is read to the students and when it is finished, they brainstorm what they think peace feels, sounds and smells like, etc. At the end they are able to also add a picture. This is a great act...
MS. LA TOCHA'S KINDERGARTEN CLASS
FINGERPRINT PEACE DOVE The prints of fingers created the peace dove in the framed artwork by the students in Ms. LaTocha's kindergarten class. Each child also signed their name and added their 'dot' of color. FINGERPRINT PEACE DOVE PLATTER The students also used their fingerprints to create this monochromatic peace dove on a ceramic platter. Parent Contact: Heather Anderson email@example.com