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If you're looking for a fantastic cross-curricular lesson on the Statue of Liberty, then this lesson is for you! Learners watch a Reading Rainbow episode which focuses on the Statue, then gather facts about the creation, construction, and renovation of Lady Liberty.
4th - 6th English Language Arts
The Statue of Liberty: The Meaning and Use of a National Symbol
Engage your class in a series of activities, each related to the use or analysis of symbols used to convey patriotic or national concepts. They identify different national symbols and explain their meanings, discussing the importance of symbols.
3rd - 5th Social Studies & History
The Statue of Liberty: Bringing the 'New Colossus' to America
Young scholars discuss meaning of symbols associated with Statue of Liberty, read and analyze Emma Lazarus' sonnet, "The New Colossus," and write persuasive letter to a nineteenth-century audience to gain support for bringing statue to America.
6th - 8th English Language Arts
How Many Noses Are in Your Arm?
Middle schoolers apply concept of ratio and proportion to determine length of Statue of Liberty's torch-bearing arm. They view video of Statue of Liberty, determine how long statue's arm would be if its nose measures four feet six inches, develop strategy for finding solution using chart paper, string, and rulers, measure length of their own nose and arm and form a ratio, and compute length of statue's arm using proportions.
6th - 8th Math
New Review Turn of the Century Immigration
In an engaging simulation, class members imagine immigrating to the United States in the late nineteenth-century and arriving at Ellis Island. They then write creative journal entries about their experience and chart their journeys.
7th - 9th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Statue of Liberty
Students research information about the Statue of Liberty. In this American history lesson plan, students conduct research pertaining to the Statue of Liberty. Students create a large portfolio that shows what they learned through the research process.
5th - 6th English Language Arts
Immigration and Miss Liberty
Learners examine immigration to the United States. For this immigration lesson, students read Coming to America and Lily and Miss Liberty. Learners create a mural featuring the Statue of Liberty that depicts the arrival of immigrants at Ellis Island.
K - 3rd English Language Arts
Simple Symbols and American Children
Students engage in a lesson which teach a respect for the American flag, the pledge of allegiance, liberty bell, statue of liberty, the bald eagle, and other patriotic symbols. There are a wide variety of excellent activities imbedded in this plan.
K Social Studies & History
A Symbol of Freedom: The Statue of Liberty
Students view pictures of the Statue of Liberty and discover the history and interesting facts about it. They observe paper lips and eye replica to help them visualize the enormity of her features. They then discuss the meaning of liberty and decide what freedom is most important to them.
K - 2nd Social Studies & History
Statue of Liberty: Liberty Enlightening the World
Students explore reasons that people immigrate to the United States. In this Statue of Liberty lesson, students read a handout regarding immigration, analyze the poem, "The New Colossus," and complete the provided worksheet activities.
5th - 8th Social Studies & History
the Statue of Liberty
Second graders read a book about the Statue of liberty and look for nonfiction clues. For this Statue of liberty lesson, 2nd graders use pictures and captions as well as a timeline and index to understand the text. Students summarize the process of erecting the Statue of Liberty.
2nd English Language Arts
Pre Trip Quiz-- the Statue of Liberty
In this social studies worksheet, students learn the history of the Statue of Liberty and investigate 6 American symbols. Students answer 12 questions about the statue and do research to find the meaning of the American symbols and how long they have been well- known.
5th - 6th Social Studies & History