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The Star Spangled Banner

Author : Marcia Amidon Lusted
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The War of 1812 and an American victory inspired Francis Scott Key to write his famous poem, "The Star-Spangled Banner," which later became the national anthem of the United States. The events surrounding the war and Key's poem helped establish the American flag as a symbol of patriotism and freedom. Remind readers of our nation's strength and perseverance through engaging historical content, carefully leveled text, and full-color images.

12 Questions about The Star Spangled Banner

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Tells the story behind Francis Scott Key's poem that became the national anthem of the United States. Each spread provides information about the context, wording, and lasting effects of the document paired with interesting sidebars, questions to consider, and historical images.

Leadership Education and Training LET 1

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Star Spangled Banner eBook

Author : Douglas M. Rife
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There are about as many people who know the remarkable history behind our national anthem as can actually sing it. Take your students back to the battle at Fort McHenry and reveal the true meaning and importance of this famous poem. Includes crosswords, mapping activities and comprehension Q and As.

The Song of a Nation

Author : Douglas M. Rife
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There are about as many people who know the remarkable history behind our national anthem as can actually sing it. Introduce your students to Francis Scott Key's words and reveal the true meaning and importance of this famous poem. Includes crosswords, mapping activities and comprehension Q and As.

Maryland Jeopardy

Author : Carole Marsh
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Maryland Jeopardy Our most popular state book! Modeled after the popular TV game show; features 'categories' like Maryland history, geography, exploration, people, statehood, state attractions and lots more. Each category lists educational & entertaining answers-the student gives the correct question! Students can read the book on their own, teachers can use it as a classroom game, create a Jeopardy center or put it in your library. Great for building quick-thinking skills. Includes approximately 30 categories and 150 Q&As.

America s National Anthem The Star Spangled Banner in U S History Culture and Law

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This A–Z encyclopedia is a one-stop resource for understanding the history and evolution of the national anthem in American politics, culture, and mythology, as well as controversies surrounding its emergence as a lightning rod for political protests and statements. This reference work serves as a comprehensive resource for understanding all aspects of the national anthem and its significance in U.S. history and American life and culture. It covers the origins of the song and its selection as the nation's official anthem and acknowledges other musical compositions proposed as national anthems. It discusses famous performances of the anthem and details laws and court decisions related to its performance, and it also explains notable phrases in its lyrics, describes the meaning of the national anthem to different demographic groups, and surveys presentations and celebrations of "The Star-Spangled Banner" in popular culture. Moreover, it summarizes famous political protests undertaken during renditions of the national anthem, from the Black Power salutes by American athletes during the 1968 Olympics to the kneeling protests undertaken by Colin Kaepernick and other NFL players to bring attention to racial inequality in America. Hundreds of illuminating and authoritative entries on various facets of the history and cultural importance of the "Star-Spangled Banner" Extensive timeline of important events in the history and evolution of America's National Anthem Detailed bibliography of resources for further learning about the National Anthem Guest foreword by musicology scholar Joseph Morgan on musical elements of the National Anthem song

Research Primary Source Audio

Author : Kelly Boswell
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Have you ever wondered how we know so much about people and events from the past? Much of what we know comes from studying items that were used in the past. Research Primary Source Audio: Speeches, Oral Histories, Music, and More! will help you dive deeper into studying history by showing you how to examine and learn from objects that were part of everyday life in the past.

The Great American Citizenship Quiz

Author : Solomon M. Skolnick
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Provides samples of one hundred questions from the test for immigrants aiming to become American citizens, and includes the full text of key documents such as the Declaration of Independence.

SAT Total Prep

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The biggest book available for SAT practice, strategies, and review! SAT: Total Prep includes all the practice students need to prep for the new SAT. There is nothing like practice to help build the necessary edge, and SAT: Total Prep has it with more than 1,000 pages providing the tips, strategies, and realistic practice you need to score higher. This guide is designed to help students increase speed and accuracy with all of the different new SAT question types. SAT: Total Prep features: * 5 full-length practice SAT exams: 2 in the book, 3 online * 1,500+ practice questions * Full answers and explanations for each test * Scoring, analysis, and explanations for 2 official SAT Practice Tests * Expert video tutorials from master teachers * Information, strategies, and myths about the SAT * Content review, strategies, and practice for each of the 4 parts of the SAT: Reading, Writing and Language, Math, and the optional SAT Essay * Online center with one-year access to additional practice questions and prep resources With SAT: Total Prep you’ll have everything you need in one big book complete with a regimen of prepare, practice, perform, and extra practice to prepare you for test day Kaplan guarantees that students will score higher on the SAT or get their money back. SAT: Total Prep is the must-have preparation tool for every student looking to score higher!