American Flag Teacher Resources
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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 activity. 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 22 Views 156 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 8 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 instructional activity, 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
La Leyenda de Betsy Ross
Is your native Spanish-speaking class learning about American legends and the history of the United States? Introduce them to Betsy Ross, the woman often credited for the making of the first American flag! After reading the short passage, your learners will complete two exercises that assess their reading comprehension.
5th - 6th Languages 3 Views 8 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
Symbols of American Pride
Young scholars make hats that display the symbols of America. In this American symbols lessons, students research information about and make hats that show a symbol of America such as the Statue of Liberty, Mt. Rushmore, and the American Flag.
1st - 3rd Social Studies & History 3 Views 56 Downloads
Attention! Salute! Pledge!
Third graders recognize the American flag as a symbol. In this symbols instructional activity, 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. For this U.S. History lesson, 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
History Of The American Flag
Fourth graders investigate the concept of the American Flag. They conduct research using a variety of resources and answer questions to create the context for the information search. Then students use the information to have class discussion.
4th Social Studies & History 3 Views 2 Downloads