Social Studies - 2019-20
K.11ab - The Flag and Pledge of Allegiance
The student will develop an understanding of how communities express patriotism through events and symbols by
a) recognizing the American flag;
b) recognizing the Pledge of Allegiance
- 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
The United States has a national flag.
The United States has a national pledge to the flag.
Term to know
- patriotism: Feeling
of respect for and love of country and state
The American flag has white stars on a blue rectangle, and it also has red and white stripes.
The pledge to the American flag is called the Pledge of Allegiance.