1 st Grade Social Studies American Flag The flag has red and white stripes which represent the original thirteen colonies. The white stars stand for the 50 states in the U.S.A. The flag flies at schools and government buildings. Look for the flag on the flagpole outside our school.
1 st Grade Social Studies Statue of Liberty The statue was begun in 1875, but didn’t get finished until 1886. It is a national monument located in New York harbor. The woman is Lady Liberty. Her shoe size is 879.
1 st Grade Social Studies Statue of Liberty On July 8, 1776, they rang the liberty bell to let everyone know they were reading the Declaration of Independence aloud. Tourists (people that are traveling to visit other places) can visit the Liberty Bell in Philadelphia. No one is allowed ot ring the bell today, because it has a crack.
1 st Grade Social Studies Be on the lookout for these symbols of The United States of America.