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Documents and Symbols of American Freedom

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Description: Explore the content and meaning of key documents in American history such as the Mayflower Compact, the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution, and the Bill of Rights. Learn the importance of major symbols of American freedom such as the Bald Eagle, the 4th of July, the Star Spangled Banner, Independence Hall, the Liberty Bell, Uncle Sam, Lady Justice and the Statue of Liberty. A glossary is included in this web museum for English Language Learners at the upper grades. Standards K.2, 1.3.3, 3.4.3, 8.2.1, and 11.1

Author: Dorothy Hutchens

Lesson ID: 324

My Favorite American Monument - A Problem-based Lesson

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Description: You have just won a trip to five historical sites! To get going on your trip you must send us pictures, a project and keep a journal of your trip. At the end you will give a presentation of your favorite site to our committee. By doing this you will be help improve us our contest brochure for next year. Pack your suitcase and camera and be ready for an adventure of a life time! Lincoln Memorial -- Mt. Rushmore -- White House -- Statue of Liberty Standards K.2, 1.3.3 and 3.4.3

Author: Lupita Paredes

Lesson ID: 735

Why Did the Plimouth Settlers Celebrate Thanksgiving?

Description: Using children's literature guide students to understand why Thanksgiving was celebrated by the Pilgrims. The books used are Thanksgiving Day, by Gail Gibbons and What is Thanksgiving? by Harriet Ziefert. Describe how and why people celebrate Thanksgiving today. Standard K.6.1 and 1.3.2

Author: Council for Citizenship Education, Crossroads Curriculum

Lesson ID: 1261

You're a Grand Old Flag

Description: Every country has a flag. A flag stands for a nation and the people who live there. What do you know about America's flag? Standards K.2, and 1.3.3

Author: Harcourt School Publishers

Lesson ID: 1301

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