Symbols of Our Nation. A symbol stands for the ideas in which people believe. EX: Bald Eagle, Liberty Bell, American Flag A landmark is an important natural or human feature that marks a location. EX: Mount Rushmore A statue is a monument built to honor or
EX: Bald Eagle, Liberty Bell, American Flag
human feature that marks a location.
EX: Mount Rushmore
remember a person, an idea, or an event.
EX: Statue of Liberty
EX: Washington Monument
EX: Lincoln Memorial
The President has asked for a new United States symbol to be designed. Our class has been chosen to help design this new symbol because of our experience and creativity. You will be making a U.S. symbol book that will include 6 current symbols (landmarks, monuments, memorials, statues) and the new symbol that you have designed.
Berson, M., Howard, T., Salinas, C., Harcourt Social Studies: Our Communities (2008). Orlando, Florida: Hartcourt Inc.