What's in a Seal?
- Grade Level:
- Upper Elementary: Third Grade through Fifth Grade
- Social Studies
- Lesson Duration:
- 30 Minutes
- State Standards:
- C.2.4.1 Analyze the role of state and national symbols, patriotic songs and mottos play in fostering citizenship.
- Thinking Skills:
- Analyzing: Break down a concept or idea into parts and show the relationships among the parts.
How do symbols impact American culture?
Each student or small group will design and draw their representative seal
|Materials: Clipboard, paper copy of seal template, pencils, markers and crayons|
Using graphic organizer, examples of seals already in use and the students existing school seal or logo, design their own version of a school seal and be prepared to explain at least three details.