This was a very touching book.
As a college student studying to be an elementary school teacher, I recommend that every teacher use this book in their classroom around Memorial Day and Veterans Day.
Her book will help teach the upcoming generations about the sacrifices that all military veterans made by serving America and the impacts on their families.
Beautiful! Sad moving, but my students get it. They have to hear wonderful writing to learn to appreciate it.Published 21 days ago by Lyra Henderson
Read this aloud to my students for Social Studies lesson. We were all near tears. Many of them read it over and over again. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Skeet28
Such a great, short book that is sure to captivate any child. After reading this with me, my nine year old son called his grandfather to ask him about... Read more
Excellent book to read and share for Veteran's Day. The illustrations and connections throughout the book provides time for reflection, discussions, learning and sharing.Published 1 month ago by Amazon Customer
A heart rendering story of a small boy who visits The Wall on Washington, D.C. with his dad. He is sad as well as proud when he and his dad find grandpa's name and make an etching.Published 2 months ago by elaine allcut
Wonderful book! Great addition to the school library for my grandson! The school works to support veterans and our military services.Published 7 months ago by Wayne
I ordered this book to read to a group of first grade students on Veteran's Day. It was a very good, very emotional book. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Lynnette Gibson
My father was killed in action and he is listed on The Wall. I have used this book for about 15 years with classrooms of kids of all ages. Read morePublished 9 months ago by John Denard
A boy, accompanied by his father, searches for his grandfather's name on the Vietnam War Memorial. Together, they run their hands along the black, reflective surface, fingers... Read morePublished 10 months ago by childrensbooksonadime