Virtual Capitol Extension Lessons

4. Extension Lesson: Signs, Seals & Symbols

PURPOSE: Residents of a state feel pride in their flag knowing that it represents them and tells their story. Students will learn what the symbols on the flag mean and the history behind the great seal of Nebraska.

04: South Facade

Nebraska State Flag with Seal

What You Need

SESSION 1: BACKGROUND INFORMATION - 30 minutes
Guide

Information for Teaching Poster
PDF 2pgs.

1.1

Activity

Symbol Challenge
PDF 1 pg.

1.2

SESSION 2: TEACHING POSTER - 30 minutes
Poster

Signs, Seals & Symbols
PDF 2 pgs. (11 X 17)

2.1

Show What You Know

SESSION3: ASSESSMENT - 20 minutes
Show What You Know

Great Seal of Nebraska
PDF 1 pg.

3.1