Childhood is the time when you can inculcate the habit of remembering things in children of all ages and genders. Right form the early childhood when a kid sees the eggs, they remind him of Easter, likewise when he looks at a picture of Santa Clause he remembers Christmas, so, you can and you should try to make the kids remember the 11th of November for celebration of an end to the first world war. To make the children learn about this special day you should decorate the school with the help of the students and while doing so you can teach them about the history of the Veterans Day.
As 11th of November is a national holiday you might have to celebrate the day a day earlier or a day later. the following are some of the great ideas that can help you decorate your school.
The teachers may use crepe paper to make flowers in red, white and blue colors mostly the poppy flower really adds color to the scene with its black center. As the wreaths are laid at the tombs and monuments of the brave soldiers it is a great way to pay tribute to the people who sacrificed not only their family life, their comfort but even their lives to protect the country from the enemy.
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Veterans Day Decorations for School
The wall of peace is yet another way to say thank you to the courageous army men and women who lost their lives while protecting their beloved country and its citizens form all the dangers. To make this you only need a whiteboard and tiny us flags that will be the border of the board. You can even add flowers made with blue and white paper to enhance the beauty of the wall of peace.
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The schools add color to their corridors by using crepe paper strips to make the flags of America on the walls. The high schools may use maniquins with army uniform on and imitation guns in their hands to decorate their corridors. You can even use the blue crepe paper to make the waves of the ocean and add a saying about American navy before or after making the wall to pay tribute to the American Navy.
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Once again the blue white and red crepe paper comes to use to make American flag on both sides of the door or exactly on the door.
For high schools the best way to decorate the school is to display the facts and history of the Veterans day on the doors and walls of the classes. You can add chart papers with prayers for the veterans to pray tribute to them. You can get the pictures form the World War 1 printed and display them in a corridor. You can even cut a Veterans Day Decorations Veterans Day Decorations giant dove from white cardboard and to its beak you can hang a globe with peace written on it.
The school decorating ideas for veterans day are a great way to clearly explain the significance of the day and make the students understand the worth of their freedom.