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Youngsters study and discuss the history and importance of the American Flag. They explain the meaning of the Stars and Stripes, the name "Old Glory," and discover when and how the flag is displayed. This well-designed plan has many ideas, and educational resources embedded in it that should lead to a firm understanding of the history and customs which surround our nation's flag.
K - 3rd Social Studies & History 7 Views 61 Downloads
The American flag is the focus of this lesson. Students identify the various symbols on the American flag and what they represent. They brainstorm common values of the American people, compare their classroom community to the United States, and brainstorm a list of common values.
1st - 5th Visual & Performing Arts 20 Views 155 Downloads
American Flag History
Young historians explore US culture by investigating the US flag. They will use their textbooks, prior knowledge, and sources provided by the teacher to research the history of the American flag. They will design and create a trading card with the American flag as the subject after seeing other depictions of the flag.
2nd - 8th Language Arts 7 Views 120 Downloads
Betsy Ross and the Evolution of the American Flag
Students examine the life of Betsy Ross. In this evolution of the American flag lesson, students view primary source images of Ross and the flag. Students create and assemble their own flag from paper.
Pre-K - K Social Studies & History 6 Views 40 Downloads
The American Flag
Third graders study the American flag and its importance. In this American flag lesson plan, 3rd graders practice the Pledge of Allegiance, discuss and learn the meaning of the American flag stripes, stars, and colors, and sing 'America the Beautiful.
3rd Social Studies & History 9 Views 37 Downloads
Attention! Salute! Pledge!
Third graders recognize the American flag as a symbol. In this symbols lesson, 3rd graders review the video "U.S. Flag: Proper Use" and identify what the stars and stripes represent. Students view an online clip of how to fold the American flag and practice folding the flag in the appropriate way.
3rd Social Studies & History 3 Views 10 Downloads
Students investigate the history of the American Flag and the creator Betsy Ross. In this U.S. History instructional activity, students discuss the importance of symbols, and why the American Flag looks the way it does. Students complete puzzle activities using the designs of current and former American Flags.
Pre-K - K Visual & Performing Arts 9 Views 24 Downloads
In this American flag learning exercise, students read and interpret a passage on the history of the American flag. Students answer five statements associated with the passage as true or false and rewrite two sentences correcting all the grammar mistakes.
7th - 9th Visual & Performing Arts 8 Views 61 Downloads
The American Flag
First graders study the American flag as a symbol of freedom. They explore the number of stripes and stars and discuss the symbolism. After observing the American flag, 1st graders use construction paper to create their own accurate flag.
1st Social Studies & History 3 Views 28 Downloads
The American Flag
Third graders gain knowledge of the American Flag and the importance of the flag in the school and community. In this social studies lesson, 3rd graders discover what the colors, stripes, and stars of the American flag mean, review laws and regulations about flags, and learn the proper way to fold the American Flag.
3rd Social Studies & History 3 Views 30 Downloads
North American Flags Quiz
In this online interactive country flag quiz worksheet, students examine the 19 pictured North American country flags and select the appropriate country names to match the flags. Students may submit their anwers to be scored.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 4 Downloads