American Symbols
Do you remember what a patriot is? A patriot is someone who loves their country. Today, you will be listening to informational text in order to learn about the symbols of our country, the United States of America. You may also wish to search for patriotic songs to sing at home on your device. Maybe you want to sing, The Grand Old Flag, Yankee Doodle, America the beautiful or another favorite song.

Today’s Activities



Learn estimation strategies with Sid the Science Kid.

American Symbols

Watch this video to learn about the American Symbols.


Learn a new song called, America to Me with Jack Hartman. Make up your own dance moves and move along to the music!


Draw and color or paint an American flag! Remember that our flag’s colors are red, white, and blue.

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In-Hand Resources


American Symbols In Hand Packet

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