Learn about the American national symbols such as the Bald Eagle, Liberty Bell, American Flag, National Anthem, and what these symbols mean to the nation. Learn the history of the symbols, their use, and meaning. Includes online games, worksheets, and quizzes. There is a link to eThemes resource on the American flag.
Explore links under the Symbols section to learn about the American flag, bald eagle, rose, and other symbols. Listen to music and read lyrics of patriotic songs in the Songs and Oaths section of the site.
These sites are about the design of the early American flag. See how it changed over time as the country added more states. Learn about the controversy over who created the first flag - Betsy Ross or Francis Hopkinson. Includes the rules for displaying the flag, the symbolism of the colors and shapes, and information about Flag Day and the Pledge of Allegiance. There are links to eThemes Resources on Missouri's flag and the 13 colonies.