Grade Range: 6-8Resource Type(s): Lessons & ActivitiesDate Posted: 11/19/2008
Through discussion and brainstorming, students will learn about the destructive impact of environmental factors on man-made artifacts and structures in this classroom activity. Upon completion of one or more activities, students will gain a concrete understanding of the complexity of the science of preservation. This activity is included in the online exhibition entitled The Star-Spangled Banner: The Flag that Inspired the National Anthem.
Interdisciplinary, Museum education, Large Group instruction, Small group instruction
This flag belonged to the 84th Regiment of Infantry, United States Colored Troops. The red stripe...
Experiment, Museum, flag, work, star spangled banner, Preservation, experiment, SSB, museum, science, War of 1812, Science, War of 1812, Work, Star-Spangled Banner, preservation
This is a story of the Star-Spangled Banner through the eyes of young Caroline Pickersgill, the d...
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