This unit serves as a resource to teach and/or review the history behind the Star Spangled Banner as well as Veteran’s Day with your students! The unit works well as a whole group activity, individual work, or partner work.
-Introduce to your students a brief history behind our National Anthem and Veteran’s Day.
-Discuss why the flag and Veteran’s Day are important
-Complete the printable by answering a prompt
-Play the Star Spangled Banner for your students with the words for them to follow along.
-Talk about the meaning of the song and review key vocabulary
-Cut the lyric cards out to distribute to your class.
-Students illustrate their line
-View my students’ artwork as an example
-Make a slideshow with the students artwork