EL Civics for ESL Students
Veterans Day Lesson


Veterans Day Lesson

by www.elcivics.com

Veterans Day is on November 11. It is an American holiday to honor people who have completed military service or who are currently serving in the military. It is a federal holiday, so schools, banks, post offices, and government buildings are closed. This year it will be on Monday, November 11, 2013. This short photo lesson reviews basic facts about Veterans Day for K-12 and ESL students. (3 pages)

Veteran's Day, November 11

When is Veterans Day?

  • It is on November 11.


  • In 2013, it will be on a Monday.

 

Soldier Saying Goodbye

Who do we honor on Veterans Day?

  • We honor all of America's veterans and soldiers.


  • Veterans are people who have served in the armed forces. Soldiers are people who are currently serving in the armed forces.
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