Posts Tagged "Veteran’s Day"

Veteran’s Day Art Ideas for Children

Help your child to better understand the importance of Veteran's Day with a few easy-to-understand activities. Younger children may have a difficult time grasping the concept of military service. But that doesn't mean they can't celebrate veterans and everything they've done and continue to do. If you're on the lookout for a way to help your child understand the meaning of this special day, check out these kid-friendly activity ideas. Draw a Portrait Research veterans in books and online. Discuss military service and find pictures of veterans from different eras. Your child can pick a picture and draw it in...

How To Help Your Child Plan a Veteran’s Day Fundriaser

How can your child celebrate Veteran's Day? Help your child to understand the importance of veterans and hold a fundraiser. Partner with a local organization or charity that supports vets. Don't worry about staging a super-sized event. Start small. The idea is to help veterans. The organization you collaborate with will appreciate any assistance you provide. After you choose an organization/charity to work with, check out the next steps to follow. Select an Event There are limitless options when it comes to the type of event you can hold. If you want to stage a small fundraiser, try a bake...

Veteran’s Day Kids’ Activities

November 11th marks Veteran’s Day. This U.S. holiday is a special time to celebrate, recognize and give thanks to the brave men and women who served in our armed forces. Whether you have a family member who is a vet or not, you can still honor those in the armed services. How can kids celebrate Veteran’s Day? Check out these child-friendly activities for this national holiday! Write a Letter Help your child to handwrite a note to an active-duty member of the military who is stationed overseas. Better yet, give your little artist a piece of paper, markers and crayons...