Bell Ringers

Bell Ringer: History and Significance of Memorial Day

Memorial Day

Historian Douglas Brinkley talked about the significance of Memorial Day.

Description

Historian Douglas Brinkley talked about the significance of Memorial Day.

Bell Ringer Assignment

  • According to Douglas Brinkley, what are the origins of Memorial Day? How do people honor this day?
  • How has Memorial Day evolved over the years?

Additional Resources

Participants

    Vocabulary

    • Arlington National Cemetery
    • D Day
    • Medal Of Honor
    • President Lyndon Johnson
    • Veteran

    Topics

    U.S. HistoryWorld History

    Grades

    Middle SchoolHigh School