Math and Measuring the Star-Spangled Banner

Grade Range: K-2
Resource Type(s): Lessons & Activities
Duration: 20 minutes
Date Posted: 11/19/2008

Just how big is the Star-Spangled Banner? In this classroom activity, students will visualize the area of the famous flag by measuring pieces of string and attaching them to create an outline of the Star-Spangled Banner. This activity is included in the online exhibition entitled The Star-Spangled Banner: The Flag that Inspired the National Anthem.