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 Novembe…
DIY Felt Poppies In Honor of Memorial Day
Aren’t poppies the prettiest? Not only do they look lovely – they also have symbolic meaning. Poppies (sometimes referred to as Memorial Day Poppies or Remembrance Poppies) are a symbol of Memorial Day, worn or displayed in honor of the men and women who have given their lives in service of our country. Memorial Day is May 26th this year, and these simple DIY poppies made from red felt are just one of the many ways you can honor the holiday. #MemorialDay Make your own pretty poppi…
How to make a Peace Dove
In keeping with the Remembrance Day theme here is a Peace Dove wall hanging that is very easy to do. I have had great success with this project at all grade levels. You can vary the poppy embellishments. You could also forgo the poppy and just add an olive branch made from paper placed in the mouth. Materials Required: heavy brown paper from a paper bag or packaging paper white paint paintbrush stuffing glue some clothespins wire some bits of red and black felt (could also use paper) hole…
Veterans Day Poppy Craft - Layers of Learning
Make this Veterans Day poppy craft. It's also a great Remembrance Day craft, of course. Read the poem by John McCrae.
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