The Star-Spangled Banner (Americas Favorites)

by Barbie Schwaeber

Publisher: Soundprints

Written in English
Cover of: The Star-Spangled Banner (Americas Favorites) | Barbie Schwaeber
Published: Pages: 32 Downloads: 278
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Subjects:

  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Music/Songbooks,
  • Children: Grades 1-2,
  • Songbooks - Popular,
  • Children"s Books,
  • Performing Arts - Music,
  • 19th century,
  • Baltimore, Battle of, Baltimore, Md., 1814,
  • Flags,
  • History,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • United States

Edition Notes

ContributionsFrank Ordaz (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8867334M
ISBN 101592496512
ISBN 109781592496518

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  Featuring bright, bold pictures illustrating national pastimes, monuments, and moments in history, this patriotic Pictureback is a great way to introduce kids to our National Anthem. Lyrics to “The Star-Spangled Banner” are on each page, as well as fun and informational sidebars about America.5/5(1). GPO’s Catalog of U.S. Government Publications provides access to a fascinating document from the Smithsonian, National Museum of American History: The Star-Spangled Banner: State-of-the-Flag Report, This document describes the history of THE flag that inspired our National Anthem, where it has traveled since , the conservation project undertaken to preserve it for future generations.   On Octo , the Holliday Street Theater in Baltimore presented the first public performance of the song with its new name, “The Star-Spangled Banner.” It did not become America’s official national anthem until , long after Key had died. In this OurStory module from the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History entitled Making the Star-Spangled Banner, children will learn the story of the flag that inspired the national anthem. The module includes links to hands-on activities and a list of recommended readings. OurStory is a series of modules designed to help children and adults enjoy exploring history together through.

The Star-Spangled Banner is a national treasure because it is the very flag that inspired Francis Scott Key to write the national anthem. See A Moment of Triumph. Who made the Star-Spangled Banner? The Star-Spangled Banner was made by Baltimore flagmaker Mary Pickersgill. You can learn more about her here. See Making the Flag. How big is the flag? About The Star-Spangled Banner. A book for every patriotic American kid! Never before has the riveting American saga of “The Star-Spangled Banner” been so beautifully and thoroughly presented. This info-packed story of our national anthem includes: ★ Illustrated lyrics.   Few books have the power to move young students and make a difference; this one does. Whenever I sing our National Anthem with children, I pull out my well-loved and very worn book, The Star-Spangled Banner by Peter Spier. Every page is a full color illustration of the words to the song. This book makes my heart race! The Star Spangled Banner Lyrics is designed to be used with the Honoring the Star Spangled Banner Music Center. In this center, the students will learn more about the American flag and the ways that we honor it by reflecting on the lyrics to the National Anthem.

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Nearly every American knows The Star-Spangled Banner, the national anthem of the United States of America. Yet many people dislike the song, contend that it glorifies militarism, and question its suitability as the musical embodiment of nationhood. Even professional vocalists have trouble singing the multi-octave melody and remembering the by: 4.

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out of 5 stars Hardcover. $/5(7). The Star-Spangled Banner would be a great book to introduce children to our Nation's national anthem. The book could be used in an introduction in a music class where the students can look at pictures while the words are being read to them.

This is turn will make it /5. The Star-Spangled Banner, Denise Duhamel's sixth book of poems, is about falling in love, American-style, with someone who is not American.

In the title poem, a small American girl mishears the first line of "The Star-Spangled Banner" as "José, can you see?", which leads her to imagine a foreign lover of an American woman dressed in a star-spangled gown.

This book was fantastic for teaching K-2 about the Star Spangled Banner and why it is our National Anthem. It tells the story in simple text that doesn't get too bogged down in details. The only drawback is that it's a board book, which can make it awkward for reading aloud.

It would be nice if the pictures were bigger/5(31). K-Gr. This large-format book tells the story of Francis Scott Key and how he came to write "The Star Spangled Banner." InKey boarded a British ship near Baltimore to request the release of his friend and fellow American, Dr. William Beanes. From the ship's deck, they watched as the British fleet attacked Fort McHenry/5(4).

Thomas R. Lounsbury, ed. (–). Yale Book of American Verse. Francis Scott Key. – 3. The Star-Spangled Banner. The Star-Spangled Banner, Denise Duhamel's sixth book of poems, is about falling in love, American-style, with someone who is not American. In the title poem, a small American girl mishears the first line of "The Star-Spangled Banner" as "José, can you see?", which leads her to imagine a foreign lover of an American woman dressed in a star-spangled gown.4/5.

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The main purpose of this story is retelling the national anthem and incorporating illustrations that appeal to young readers, but I also loved that each page included a side note about a very important detail in American history/5. “The Star-Spangled Banner” is the national anthem of the United States.

By the time the song officially became the country’s anthem init had been one of America’s most popular. The Flag House in Baltimore, Maryland, is the home of Mary Pickersgill, the woman who sewed the Star-Spangled Banner.

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Although “The Star-Spangled Banner” and all of its verses were immediately famous, Key’s overt racism prevented it from becoming the national anthem while he was alive, Morley wrote. Your students will love completing this Star-Spangled Banner mini book. This mini book is for early readers: Pre-k, Kindergarten and 1st Grade.

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Francis Scott Key wrote “The Star-Spangled Banner” on the back of an envelope the morning after the British attack on Baltimore's Fort McHenry during the War of Congress appointed it. Star-spangled Banner The Unlikely Story of America's National Anthem (Book): Ferris, Marc, " In September,Baltimore and the United States will mark the bicentennial of the event that inspired "The Star-Spangled Banner." But Francis Scott Key's poem, set to a British drinking song, has not always been our anthem, nor even especially popular.

This little board book introduces children ages to the story of how the words to our national anthem, 'The Star-Spangled Banner,' came to be written, when Francis Scott Key witnessed a battle in the war of and memorialized it in a moving poem.

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