The American Flag

Shirley Jordan (author)

Publisher: Perfection Learning ISBN: 9781613848319

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Description

The American flag has had many designs since its beginnings in the 1770s. But then, just as today, it was an inspiration for those who lived and fought under it. This book explores the history and symbolism of the American flag, including how it inspired Francis Scott Key to compose the national anthem and encouraged Francis Bellamy and James B. Upham to write the Pledge of Allegiance.

Reading Level
Lexile
830L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
V
ATOS
5.5
DRA
50
Categories
Genre
Arts & Music Government History
Interest Age
Ages 9-12 Ages 13+
Grade
4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade 8th Grade
Subject
Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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