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Teaching 5 Facts to Know About Veterans Day

5 Facts to Know About Veterans Day

Veterans Day is a well-known American holiday, but there are also a few misconceptions about it—like how it’s spelled or whom exactly it celebrates. To clear some of that up, here are the important facts you should know.

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ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

What is the purpose of Veterans Day?
STANDARDS:
RI.2 - Main Ideas, RI.4 - Key Terms & Tone, RI.6 - Author's Purpose, RI.7 - Diverse Media

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

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