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This Unit Plan Contains 11 days of lesson plans covering:
Lesson One– Washington and The Washing Monument
Lesson Two– Thomas Jefferson
Lesson Three– Abraham Lincoln and The Lincoln Memorial
Lesson Four– Theodore Roosevelt and Mount Rushmore
Lesson Five– Barak Obama and The White House
Lesson Six– Intro to US Symbols and The American Flag
Lesson Seven-The Pledge of Allegiance and Star Spangled Banner
Lesson Eight– The Bald Eagle
Lesson Nine– The Statue of Liberty
Lesson Ten– The Liberty Bell
Lesson Eleven– The Capital and U.S.A.
Additional Resources and Sites
AND These Additional Printable Resources I Created with Directions
US Symbols Reader–
Write Me Three Writing Prompts for The Liberty Bell, The Bald Eagle, Mount Rushmore and The American Flag.
Roosevelt Compare– Venn Diagram to compare the two Roosevelt Presidents if your students are interested in learning about them separately and/or together.
Open Ended Venn Diagram–
Number Charts– 4 differentiated number charts for practicing writing the number 100.
Label It!- There are three versions to choose from: The Statue of Liberty with 5 labels, American Flag with 5 labels, and Mount Rushmore with 4 labels.