Wednesday, November 12, 2014

George Mason Memorial Craft and Coloring Activities

The George Mason Memorial is located southeast of the Jefferson Memorial near the Potomac River in Washington, D.C. This memorial honors one of the Founding Fathers. Learn more about the George Mason Memorial including information for planning a visit on its website here.

Below are some craft and coloring activities to pair with learning about and/or visiting the George Mason Memorial.

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Tuesday, November 11, 2014

DC War Memorial Craft and Coloring Activities

The DC War Memorial is located south of the Reflecting Pool and north of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. The Memorial honors the men and women from DC that died in World War I. Learn more about the DC War Memorial including information for planning a visit on its website here.

Below are some craft and coloring activities to pair with learning about and/or visiting the DC War Memorial.

Crafts
  • Tank Papercraft
  • World War I Curriculum - This World War I includes making a newspaper front page as well as worksheets covering various aspects of the war. Consider doing further front page projects featuring one of those on the memorial and/or with a focus on the happenings in D.C. during the war.
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Monday, November 10, 2014

John Ericsson National Memorial Craft and Coloring Activities

The John Ericsson National Memorial is located south of the Lincoln Memorial near the Potomac River in Washington, D.C. The Memorial honors John Ericsson, who transformed naval warfare during the Civil War by designing the iron-clad USS Monitor. Learn more about the John Ericsson National Memorial including information for planning a visit on its website here.

Below are some craft and coloring activities to pair with learning about and/or visiting the John Ericsson National Memorial.

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Worksheets

Sunday, November 9, 2014

Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial Craft and Coloring Activities

The Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial is located south of the National Mall by the Tidal Basin in Washington, D.C. The Memorial features four "rooms" with one for each of FDR's terms as President of the United States. Learn more about the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial including information for planning a visit on its website here.

Below are some craft and coloring activities to pair with learning about and/or visiting the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial.

Crafts
  • Scottish Terrier Origami Craft - Make a origami dog like Fala, Franklin Delano Roosevelt's dog, which is featured in one room of the memorial.
  • Waterfall Craft - This could be adapted to instead of using the template you draw the different waterfalls in the FDR Memorial. This would be especially good to pair with learning about the different symbolism of the water in each area of the Memorial.
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Worksheets

Saturday, November 8, 2014

Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Craft and Coloring Activities

The Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial is located south of the National Mall by the Tidal Basin in Washington, D.C. Learn more about the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial including information for planning a visit on its website here.

Below are some craft and coloring activities to pair with learning about and/or visiting the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial.

Crafts
Coloring Pages

Friday, November 7, 2014

Thomas Jefferson Memorial Craft and Coloring Activities

The Thomas Jefferson Memorial is located south of the National Mall by the Tidal Basin in Washington, D.C. Learn more about the Thomas Jefferson Memorial including information for planning a visit on its website here.

Below are some craft and coloring activities to pair with learning about and/or visiting the Thomas Jefferson Memorial.

Crafts
Coloring Pages
Worksheets

Thursday, November 6, 2014

Constitution Gardens Craft and Coloring Activities

The Constitution Gardens are located north of the reflecting pool and east of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. The gardens include a pond with an island where the Memorial to the 56 Signers of the Declaration of Independence is located. Learn more about the Constitution Gardens including information for planning a visit on its website here.

Below are some craft and coloring activities to pair with learning about and/or visiting the Constitution Gardens.

Crafts
Coloring Pages