Love It or Leave It? Exploring the Relationship Between Flags, Anthems, and Patriotism

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  • Aug 11 2010 8:59 PM

    Mary Kay Monson

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In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students identify flags by country, then research the symbolism and history of those flags in preparation for writing and delivering oral presentations. For homework, they write essays reflecting on the relationship between flags, anthems, and patriotism.

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    Grade: 6 to 12

    Topics: English-Language Arts, United States History, World History, Reading Comprehension, History-Social Science, Writing Strategies

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    Grouping: Large Group Instruction

    Teaching Method: Cooperative Learning; Discussions