Memorial Day is a time to honor and remember the brave men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom.

F is for Flag

  1. Introduction

    The "F is for Flag" lesson for kindergarteners - a favorite on Memorial Day - teaches the symbolism behind the American flag, forms an understanding of patriotism, and explains why we say the Pledge of Allegiance in class. Necessary materials include the book F is for Flag by Wendy Cheyette Lewison and the provided lesson template. This lesson contains a combination of individual and whole-group activities, alongside a post-lesson assessment.

  2. Objectives

    Click here to access a version of this lesson modified for a distance learning setting.


    This lesson can be used for Memorial Day.

    Students Will:

    • Understand what the American flag is

    • Gain an understanding of patriotism

    • Learn why we say the Pledge of Allegiance

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