Students investigate the facts behind the story of Betsy Ross.
Students follow directions to make five-point stars like the ones on the American flag.
Students cut up magazines and newspapers to create an American flag collage — a visual essay of their thoughts about “What America Means to Me.”
Students learn to fold a flag properly and practice the technique by folding paper flags.
Students create a timeline of the history of the flag, which serves as a quick visual reference point for discussions of history as well as an interactive learning tool.