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Remembrance Day 11th November - to honour and remember all those who were affected, injured, or gave their lives in Service to their country - lest we forget...x

Remembrance Day 11th November - to honour and remember all those who were affected, injured, or gave their lives in Service to their country - lest we forget...x

Remembrance or "Poppy Day" is Great Britain's day of remembrance for its WWI veterans. The practice of wearing poppies takes its origin from the poem, “In Flanders Fields, 1915” written by Lieut. Col. John McCrae. He was a member of the first Canada contingent and died in France in 1918 after four years of service on the western front.

Remembrance: The First Poppy Day

Remembrance or "Poppy Day" is Great Britain's day of remembrance for its WWI veterans. The practice of wearing poppies takes its origin from the poem, “In Flanders Fields, 1915” written by Lieut. Col. John McCrae. He was a member of the first Canada contingent and died in France in 1918 after four years of service on the western front.

Memorial Day: Passage and Questions - This "History of Memorial Day" passage is a perfect way to help your students understand several concepts, such as: the original name was Decoration Day, the reason it evolved into Memorial Day, how it all started with an order/announcement given, tells a part of the order #11, which led to many cities celebrating fallen soldiers, when it became a federal holiday, and so much more.Please click on the preview above to get a better idea of what is…

Memorial Day: Passage and Questions: Reading Comprehension Activity

Memorial Day: Passage and Questions - This "History of Memorial Day" passage is a perfect way to help your students understand several concepts, such as: the original name was Decoration Day, the reason it evolved into Memorial Day, how it all started with an order/announcement given, tells a part of the order #11, which led to many cities celebrating fallen soldiers, when it became a federal holiday, and so much more.Please click on the preview above to get a better idea of what is…

Creamy Broccoli-Quinoa Salad  {By Queen of Quinoa for Beard and Bonnet} #glutenfree #vegan

Creamy Broccoli-Quinoa Salad (Gluten Free & Vegan)

Learn about the origin of Memorial Day in the United States, and especially about the significant role women played in that history.

The Surprising (Women's) History of Memorial Day

Learn about the origin of Memorial Day in the United States, and especially about the significant role women played in that history.

***KNOW YOUR HISTORY*** The origin of Memorial Day was started by former slaves on May, 1, 1865 in Charleston, SC to honor 257 dead Union Soldiers who had been buried in a mass grave in a Confederate prison camp. They dug up the bodies and worked for 2 weeks to give them a proper burial as gratitude for fighting for their freedom. They then held a parade of 10,000 people led by 2,800 Black children where they marched, sang and celebrated.

***KNOW YOUR HISTORY*** The origin of Memorial Day was started by former slaves on May, 1, 1865 in Charleston, SC to honor 257 dead Union Soldiers who had been buried in a mass grave in a Confederate prison camp. They dug up the bodies and worked for 2 weeks to give them a proper burial as gratitude for fighting for their freedom. They then held a parade of 10,000 people led by 2,800 Black children where they marched, sang and celebrated.

American flavor now comes in 750 mL bottles. Celebrate Memorial Day with this delicious and easy American Masterpiece.    RECIPE: 1 oz Smirnoff Red White & Berry, ½ bottle of Smirnoff ICE Original premium malt beverage, .5 oz blue curacao, and .5 oz grenadine.

Smirnoff Red, White & Berry

American flavor now comes in 750 mL bottles. Celebrate Memorial Day with this delicious and easy American Masterpiece. RECIPE: 1 oz Smirnoff Red White & Berry, ½ bottle of Smirnoff ICE Original premium malt beverage, .5 oz blue curacao, and .5 oz grenadine.

2016-12-08 - memorial day pictures free for desktop, #112077

2016-12-08 - memorial day pictures free for desktop, #112077

Nazi war criminal Adolf Eichmann in his prison cell April 15, 1961 in Ramle, central Israel. The Israeli police donated Eichmann's original handprints, fingerprints and mugshot to Jerusalem's Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial ahead of Israel's annual Holocaust remembrance day May 4, 2005 which this year also marks the 60th anniversary of the Nazi's World War II defeat in 1945.

Nazi war criminal Adolf Eichmann in his prison cell April 15, 1961 in Ramle, central Israel. The Israeli police donated Eichmann's original handprints, fingerprints and mugshot to Jerusalem's Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial ahead of Israel's annual Holocaust remembrance day May 4, 2005 which this year also marks the 60th anniversary of the Nazi's World War II defeat in 1945.

These 4 posters teach students about the origins & customs of St. Patrick's Day, Earth Day, Mother's Day & Memorial Day. Written as acrostic poems, these easy-to-assemble posters also make great models when teaching a poetry unit. Writing & grammar activi

American Holiday Posters for March, April & May in Acrostic Poem Format

These 4 posters teach students about the origins & customs of St. Patrick's Day, Earth Day, Mother's Day & Memorial Day. Written as acrostic poems, these easy-to-assemble posters also make great models when teaching a poetry unit. Writing & grammar activi

4 The Red White & Blue Vans Great Sneaker for Memorial Day, 4th of July, or Labor Day....any patriotic holiday. Awesome any day, with jeans leggings shorts skirts and sundresses. Also sk8ter wear, workout gear. Size 8.5 women's and 7.0 men's. Originally from 55.00 - but seen selling up to.99.00 #barbarajeannexo Vans  Shoes Sneakers

4 The Red White & Blue Vans Great Sneaker for Memorial Day, 4th of July, or Labor Day....any patriotic holiday. Awesome any day, with jeans leggings shorts skirts and sundresses. Also sk8ter wear, workout gear. Size 8.5 women's and 7.0 men's. Originally from 55.00 - but seen selling up to.99.00 #barbarajeannexo Vans Shoes Sneakers

Origins of Memorial Day. President Lyndon Johnson designated Waterloo, NY as the official birthplace of Memorial Day in 1966.

Origins of Memorial Day. President Lyndon Johnson designated Waterloo, NY as the official birthplace of Memorial Day in 1966.

The original Metoo doll in grey dress is soft and cuddly. It can be the best friend of your baby.Size: 42cm Made of high quality safety environmental soft plush fabric+PP cotton filler. Could be wash.Super soft fabric,perfect size and weight for your baby snuggle her in arm and play for all day.Sweet gift for Easter day decor,children's birthday,christmas,thanksgiving,baby shower,mother's day and other memorial day.Child age: 0+CE certified which means the dolls are suitable for babies form…

The original Metoo doll in grey dress is soft and cuddly. It can be the best friend of your baby.Size: 42cm Made of high quality safety environmental soft plush fabric+PP cotton filler. Could be wash.Super soft fabric,perfect size and weight for your baby snuggle her in arm and play for all day.Sweet gift for Easter day decor,children's birthday,christmas,thanksgiving,baby shower,mother's day and other memorial day.Child age: 0+CE certified which means the dolls are suitable for babies form…