Flags Teacher Resources
Patterns, symbols, modern meanings, and historical origins...discover a collection of state flag resources that would make Betsy Ross proud.
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The Importance of Martin Luther King Day
Kids and teachers alike are happy for a day off from school, but what makes Martin Luther King, Jr. so special? Why is there a day honoring him? No matter what subject you teach, there's an idea on how to integrate his life and work into an activity to help learners better understand his sacrifice for equality.
9th - 10th Visual & Performing Arts 4 Views 36 Downloads
Color, shape, and pattern can be found and analyzed in almost any setting, but the context in which they are considered here will help connect art, social studies, and acculturation. Little ones check out the piece Eyedazzler Blanket to see what types of patterns they can find.
Pre-K - K Visual & Performing Arts 11 Views 11 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
The Olympic Rings
In this Olympic Rings research worksheet, students observe a picture of the Olympic rings and research their designer. They explore when and where they were first used, what they represent, what are the five major regions in the world, and the meaning of interlocking rings.
4th - 6th Social Studies & History 5 Views 62 Downloads
Students view a PowerPoint presentation created by the teacher over a two week period about American Revolution and its causes and effects. They answer study guide questions, and participate in small and whole group discussions, worksheets, etc.
7th - 9th Social Studies & History 59 Views 193 Downloads
50 States: New England States
Students discover where certain states are located and what the look like. They look for their information on a web site. Each student is assigned a state which they must research then present to the entire class.
5th - 6th Social Studies & History 20 Views 91 Downloads
A Day of Infamy: Analyzing FDR's Pearl harbor Speech
Learners analyze Bush's speech after the attacks of 2001, and FDR's "Infamy" speech. the compare and contrast the speeches and events that led to them followed by a duscussion based on included questions.
8th - 12th Social Studies & History 7 Views 6 Downloads
Lincoln: The Man Who Needed Nevada
Students understand how Nevada became a state and the role of Abraham Lincoln in Nevada's statehood. In this Nevada statehood activity, students listen to background information, primary sources and research about Nevada's statehood. Students write letters, and demonstrate knowledge of vocabulary.
4th - 6th Social Studies & History 14 Views 28 Downloads
Present Your Colors
Students listen to information about Civil War flags and make an original flag. In this Civil War flag lesson, students understand the important symbols on flags and explain the symbols on their flag. Students discuss the role of the flag bearer.
4th - 6th Social Studies & History 3 Views 9 Downloads
What's in a Name?
Students explore how one uses examples from history to inform themselves of past and present events. After reading an article, they examine the significance of renaming a base in Germany after a soldier who survived the Holocaust. They create a list of places that are named after people and research the people who have places named after them.
6th - 12th Language Arts 4 Views 36 Downloads
Guys and Dolls
Fifth graders research and create clothing for guy and gal dolls of the Civil War period. In this clothing of the Civil War activity, 5th graders understand how clothing was different from the ready to wear clothing of today. Students present their dressed dolls and create a multimedia presentation to explain the clothing on the doll.
5th 21st Century Skills 3 Views 7 Downloads
Creating interest and awareness regarding other nations is crucial for elementary learners. Here, they research and write a report about a nation of their own choosing. They draw the nation's flag and make a paper doll showing their nation's form of dress.
3rd - 5th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 3 Downloads
I Am Special Too #4
A fun lesson for young learners new to school, this plan helps youngsters explore themselves as they participate in language arts, movement, speech and visual arts activities. Activities provided in this plan include creating a personal flag and then participating in a flag march, making a cookie self-portrait, and a show and tell about a personal experience.
K Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 16 Downloads
Malta: The Landscape
Students work in small groups to create a topographic map of Malta. They must include labeled line drawings of bordering countries and bodies of water. Students use salt and flour clay to make Malta three dimensional, showing the nearest mountains and the major body of water surrounding Malta.
4th - 6th Social Studies & History 3 Views 2 Downloads