Flag (U. S. Sites and Symbols Series)

Flag (U. S. Sites and Symbols Series)

by Jennifer Hurtig




What do official sites and symbols reveal about each of the American states? How do American emblems honor and uphold the heritage, culture, and resources of the country? The U.S. Sites and Symbols series provides fascinating facts about each state's incredible sites and symbols. Stunning color photographs showcase these American icons. Every book in the series builds an understanding of our nation through the history of each state's official flower, tree, bird, seal, capital, and flag. This engaging series reinforces citizenship, community, and national pride.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781590368879
Publisher: Weigl Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date: 07/28/2008
Series: U. S. Sites and Symbols Series
Pages: 48
Product dimensions: 7.20(w) x 9.80(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range: 8 - 10 Years

Table of Contents

What are Symbols? 4

Finding State Flags by Region 6

The West 8

The Midwest 16

The South 24

The Northeast 32

The National Flag 38

Guide to State Flags 40

Parts of the Flag 42

Test Your Knowledge 44

Create Your Own Flag 46

Further Research 47

Glossary/Index 48

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