This paired text social studies unit focuses on helping students answer this Big Question: What songs and symbols tell me I'm in America? This unit contains two lessons and a unit assessment. Each lesson includes teacher support pages, a picture dictionary, a minibook, and a variety of written and oral activities, including reading comprehension, close reading, vocabulary, and text-based writing activities. The minibooks in this unit are: My Country 'Tis of Thee (Level D) and A Flag for America (Level E). An answer key is also included.