Social Studies - 2019-20

1.11 - Symbols, Flags, and Patriotism

The student will recognize the symbols and traditional practices that honor and foster patriotism in the United States by demonstrating respect for the American flag by learning about the Pledge of Allegiance.

Adopted: 2015

BIG IDEAS

Good citizens help communities grow and be strong

I can show pride in my community and country through patriotic songs and activities


UNDERSTANDING THE STANDARD

Patriotic symbols and traditions honor the people and the history of the United States.

The Pledge of Allegiance is said in recognition of the heritage of the United States.

ESSENTIALS

Terms to know

  • American flag: A patriotic symbol of the United States
  • Pledge of Allegiance: A patriotic tradition that honors the people and the history of the United States

Citizens say the Pledge of Allegiance to demonstrate respect for the American flag and the United States.

KEY VOCABULARY

Updated: Jul 24, 2019