Flag Day

Flag Day

Robert Walker (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427179616

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Description

June 14 commemorates the adoption of the United States flag in 1777, one year after federation. The day was established by President Woodrow Wilson in 1916 and is recognized through much of the United States as a state holiday. Massachusetts still celebrates with a large parade. Readers will learn the history of the adoption of the United States flag and the Army Birthday, also celebrated on this day.

Reading Level
Lexile
NC910L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
U
ATOS
5.6
DRA
50
Categories
Genre
Government Holidays & Festivals
Interest Age
Ages 3-5 Ages 6-8
Grade
Kindergarten 1st Grade 2nd Grade 3rd Grade
Subject
Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Type
Non-Fiction
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