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Indexing and Transcribing Your Interviews - Project Kit (Veterans History Project, Libr... - 0 views

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    This is an excellent resource to teach students how they should do after the interview, such as looking through what they wrote, re-listening to the recordings, and determining what to include in their writing.
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Biography | TIME For Kids - 1 views

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    This site is a great resource for students learning to write biographies. It describes what they are and give step by step instructions on writing a four paragraph biography. It is a source the students can use to assist in writing the biography of their veteran!
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President Lincoln: Spending Time with Disabled Veterans - VAntage Point - 0 views

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    This is the first installment of a two-part blog post. The second part recounts several little known interactions that President Lincoln had with the Veterans and soldiers who surrounded him. It's typical for the president to get away from the White House from time to time, but how many presidents relocated to a U.S.
    It shows students the importance of visiting veterans then and now.
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8 Ways to Express Appreciation on Veterans Day | Military.com - 0 views

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    This site gives 8 very easy ideas to recognize and appreciate veterans. It included talking to them about their previous work and writing to them.
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Veterans Hub from History.com - 0 views

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    This page is a great resource for teachers and students to learn more about veterans and how to show appreciation, what questions to ask them, and ideas for appreciation.
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What Will You Do? - VA Voluntary Service - 0 views

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    This is a video ad that can be shown to students as they begin to think about veterans and why we want to appreciate them.
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10 Ways to Support and Honor Veterans | United We Serve - 0 views

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    This website gives 10 easy ways for students to support and honor veterans.
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VETERANS-Fact-Sheet-Veterans.pdf - 0 views

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    This is a PDF file that has facts and statistics about Veterans. It can be used as a teaching tool before students engage in the service learning activity.
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Sample Interview Questions For Veterans - Project Kit (Veterans History Project, Librar... - 0 views

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    This is a fantastic resource that gives specific questions that students can use during their interviews and visits to the veterans. It even breaks it down into sections so that if the students want to visit several times they can break the interview into visits.
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Dipity - Find, Create, and Embed Interactive Timelines - 1 views

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    Create an interactive, visually engaging timeline in minutes. Use dynamic visualization tools to display photos, videos, news and blogs in chronological order. This would be a great way for the students to tell the stories of the veterans at their celebration and to utilize technology to create!
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Biography Lesson Plans and Lesson Ideas | BrainPOP Educators - 0 views

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    A biography is a nonfiction book that tells all about someone's life. In this movie, Annie writes a biography about Wilma Rudolph, the first American woman to win three gold medals in one Olympics. You'll learn about the writing process and learn how to write a biography.This can assist students in their beginning when thinking about the biography for their veteran.
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Make and read illustrated story books | StoryJumper - 0 views

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    Using this tool, students can create virtual books using information from the biography that they write. Should families or veterans be interested then the books can be purchased! Students can upload photos, add graphics, and text.
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11 Facts About Veterans | DoSomething.org | America's largest organization for youth vo... - 0 views

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    This website could be used as a handout for students to begin understanding what veterans are, who they are, and why we appreciate them
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Animoto - Dashboard - 0 views

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    Animoto would allow students to create a digital video that would highlight aspects of the veteran's biographies. These could be shared online or made into mini movies for the families to keep.
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Sample Letters Asking for Donations - 0 views

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    Students could use this site for writing letters for donations. It would help guide their thinking and writing.
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How to use Dipity - YouTube - 0 views

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    This would be a quick video that could be used to instruct students on how to use Dipity if they chose that for their technology project.
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How to use Story Jumper - YouTube - 0 views

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    This would be a quick video that could be used to instruct students on how to use story jumper if they chose that for their technology project.
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▶ How to Use Animoto - YouTube - 0 views

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    This website is a great place for students to learn how to use animoto if they choose that for their technology project.
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DOS: Successful Steps to Event Planning - 0 views

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    A college level event planning checklist that can be adapted for student use at the elementary level to fit the celebration event.
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Biography Lesson Plans and Lesson Ideas | BrainPOP Educators - 1 views

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    A biography is a nonfiction book that tells all about someone's life. In this movie, Annie writes a biography about Wilma Rudolph, the first American woman to win three gold medals in one Olympics. You'll learn about the writing process and learn how to write a biography.This can assist students in their beginning when thinking about the biography for their veteran.
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