Complete interactive, ready-to-use unit to teach students all about American Symbols!
Introduce students to the concept of symbols and their importance. Then dive into studying some of our most important national symbols, including the the American Flag, the Liberty Bell, and the Statue of Liberty. Make your study interactive but getting student involved in voting for their choice for the National Bird, just like the Founding Fathers! Throughout the unit, students can focus on one or more symbols to create Banner Reports. Finally, students can write their own interpretation of some of our country's national values, such as liberty, justice, and independence.
Identifying National Symbols
Comparing the "Betsy Ross" flag and current flag
Make Your Choice for National Bird
Banner Reports for 5 National Symbols
Creative Writing about National Values