Introducing the Medal of Honor

OBJECTIVES Students will: Use background knowledge to create a classroom graphic organizer (KWL Chart) Collaborate and communicate their prior knowledge to help organize their thoughts about the Medal of Honor\ … Read More

Patriotic Poppies

OBJECTIVESStudents will: Understand the symbolism and history behind the Buddy Poppy Draw connections between the poem “In Flander Fields” and The Poppy Lady Identify ways that patriotism can be put into … Read More

APPENDIX – Elementary

Below are additional documents that can help you incorporate the Character Development Program into your classroom. Quotes from Medal of Honor Recipients Resource Book List Elementary Character Development Program Resource … Read More

Medal of Honor Infographic

OBJECTIVESStudents will: Research a Medal of Honor Recipient Analyze and share their findings Work collaboratively to create an infographic based on a Medal of Honor Recipient SUGGESTED GRADE LEVEL SUGGESTED … Read More

America’s White Table

OBJECTIVESStudents will: Identify the different types of symbolism in America’s White Table by Margot Theis Raven Identify the cause and effect relationship in the story Understand the significance of POWs (Prisoners of War) … Read More

Showing Citizenship Through Challenge Coins

OBJECTIVESStudents will: Understand the importance of being a good citizen in a school setting Identify different types of symbolism Self-reflect on their personal uniqueness SUGGESTED GRADE LEVEL SUGGESTED VALUES Sixth … Read More

Courage to Leave Your Comfort Zone

OBJECTIVESStudents will: Learn about Medal of Honor Recipient Gary Beikirch Identify ways they can be courageous by living outside of their comfort zones SUGGESTED GRADE LEVEL SUGGESTED VALUES Fifth Courage … Read More

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