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  1. 1. 1United States SymbolsUnited States SymbolsBy: Andrea WolfeBy: Andrea WolfeED 417ED 417
  2. 2. 2Unit of United State SymbolsUnit of United State Symbols Grade Level 1Grade Level 1 Students will be able to recognize theStudents will be able to recognize thedifferent symbols that represent the Uniteddifferent symbols that represent the UnitedStates of AmericaStates of America The bald EagleThe bald Eagle The White HouseThe White House The Statue of LibertyThe Statue of Liberty The national AnthemThe national Anthem
  3. 3. 3ObjectiveObjective Students will be to recognize andStudents will be to recognize andunderstand that the nations symbolsunderstand that the nations symbolsrepresent and how they represent therepresent and how they represent thedemocracy and value in this country.democracy and value in this country.
  4. 4. 4MaterialsMaterials Slide Show PresentationSlide Show Presentation National Anthem Song LyricsNational Anthem Song Lyrics Worksheet of American SymbolsWorksheet of American Symbols Picture of the Statue of LibertyPicture of the Statue of Liberty Colored PencilsColored Pencils Images for Visual reference of the 4Images for Visual reference of the 4symbols being discussed.symbols being discussed.
  5. 5. 5WebsitesWebsites www.whitehouse.orgwww.whitehouse.org Bensguide.gpo.govBensguide.gpo.gov www.baldeagleinfo.comwww.baldeagleinfo.com www.evergreen.eduwww.evergreen.edu Library.thinkquest.orgLibrary.thinkquest.org
  6. 6. 6Student ActivitiesStudent Activities
  7. 7. 7The Bald EagleThe Bald Eagle Students will be placed in groups of 3.Students will be placed in groups of 3. They will then collaborate together toThey will then collaborate together topredict what symbol the bald eagle is andpredict what symbol the bald eagle is andwhy it was chosenwhy it was chosen They will then share their differentThey will then share their differentanswers with the class.answers with the class. And the Bald Eagle will be discussedAnd the Bald Eagle will be discussed
  8. 8. 8The White HouseThe White House Students will draw the white house andStudents will draw the white house andlabel the different parts.label the different parts. They will then discuss where it is locatedThey will then discuss where it is locatedand who lives there.and who lives there. After they determine who lives there theyAfter they determine who lives there theywill then discuss for how long and whowill then discuss for how long and whodecides who moves in.decides who moves in.
  9. 9. 9The Statue of LibertyThe Statue of Liberty Student will color a picture of the Statue ofStudent will color a picture of the Statue ofliberty.liberty. They will then right a short paragraph.They will then right a short paragraph.Two to three sentences on what theTwo to three sentences on what theStatue of Liberty means to them.Statue of Liberty means to them. The class will then discuss where it isThe class will then discuss where it islocated and the different meanings itlocated and the different meanings itrepresents.represents.
  10. 10. 10The National AnthemThe National Anthem Students will be given a copy of the wordsStudents will be given a copy of the wordsto the national anthem.to the national anthem. They will then sing the anthem togetherThey will then sing the anthem togetherand talk about what it means and where itand talk about what it means and where itcame from.came from. Students will then list out the differentStudents will then list out the differentplaces the Anthem is sung and why it isplaces the Anthem is sung and why it issung.sung.
  11. 11. 11United States SymbolsUnited States Symbols Students will be given a worksheet ofStudents will be given a worksheet ofdifferent symbols.different symbols. They will then have to go through andThey will then have to go through andidentify whether it is a United Statesidentify whether it is a United Statessymbol or not.symbol or not. They will circle the United State symbolsThey will circle the United State symbolsand cross out the other ones.and cross out the other ones.
  12. 12. 12United State SymbolsUnited State Symbols
  13. 13. 13 The Bald EagleThe Bald Eagle National BirdNational Bird American EmblemAmerican Emblem Chosen June 20, 1782Chosen June 20, 1782
  14. 14. 14The White HouseThe White House Presidents HomePresidents Home Located In Washington D.CLocated In Washington D.C Nations CapitalNations Capital
  15. 15. 15The Statue of LibertyThe Statue of Liberty Located in New YorkLocated in New York 152 Feet Tall152 Feet Tall Gift of InternationalGift of InternationalFriendship given by FranceFriendship given by France
  16. 16. 16The National AnthemThe National Anthem Oh, say, can you see, by the dawns early light,Oh, say, can you see, by the dawns early light,What so proudly we hailed at the twilights lastWhat so proudly we hailed at the twilights lastgleaming?
Whose broad stripes and bright stars,gleaming?
Whose broad stripes and bright stars,thro the perilous fight;
Oer the ramparts wethro the perilous fight;
Oer the ramparts wewatched, were so gallantly streaming.
And thewatched, were so gallantly streaming.
And therockets red glare, the bombs bursting in air,rockets red glare, the bombs bursting in air,Gave proof through the night that our flag wasGave proof through the night that our flag wasstill there.
Oh, say, does that star-spangledstill there.
Oh, say, does that star-spangledbanner yet waveOer the land of the free and thebanner yet waveOer the land of the free and thehome of the brave?
home of the brave?

  17. 17. 17The National AnthemThe National Anthem Song of the United StatesSong of the United States Words written by Francis Scott KeyWords written by Francis Scott Key In 1814In 1814 He watched a night battle between EnglandHe watched a night battle between Englandand Americaand America Was very excited when the American Flag was stillWas very excited when the American Flag was stillflying in he morning.flying in he morning.

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