Veterans Honor Park

Educational Resources

As an educational tool for parents and teachers, curricula has been created for you by the Veterans Honor Park Committee. For all additional information about our Armed Forces and Veterans, please click on the links for more information.

PLEASE NOTE: The City of Chesterfield and Veterans Honor Park Committee are including these links for your convenience.  We do not endorse, nor are we responsible for their content. Parental discretion advised.

High School Curriculum Lesson plans regarding Branches of the Military: Role in 20th and 21st Century Conflicts

Middle School Curriculum Lesson plans highlighting Branches of the Military - Teamwork and Individual Accountability

Elementary School Curriculum Lesson plans instructing elementary students on branches of the military

UNTOLD SACRIFICES: The St. Louis Jewish Community in the Great War.
This exhibition honors those in the St. Louis Jewish community who served abroad, for both the Allies and the Central Powers, and on the home front during WWI.

Branches of the Military
- US Government site with statistics from each branch of the military.

Memorials on the National Mall - Scroll down to find out information on the memorials that honor veterans at the national mall in Washington DC.

National Civil War Museum - Site featuring the history of the Civil War.

National Museum of the United States Marine Corps - Site featuring the history of the US Marines.

National WWI Museum - Site with information on WWI and online exhibits

National WWII Museum - Site with information on WWII and online exhibits.

St. Louis Holocaust Museum and Learning Center - Information on the role of local Jewish veterans and the Holocaust. Visit the site to learn more about the museum and their educational programs.

Types of Military Service - Describes each branch of the service.

United States Department of Defense - US Government site highlight each branch of the US armed services.

Veterans History Project - Library of Congress site featuring the stories of veterans from 20th and 21st century wars. The site can be searched to find stories of veterans from Missouri.