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I pledge allegiance!

Wilbur Braun

I pledge allegiance!

A stirring play of American patriotism in one act

by Wilbur Braun

  • 146 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by S. French in New York, N.Y, Los Angeles, Calif, [etc., etc.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Basil Ring [pseud.] ...
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3503.R2733 I2
The Physical Object
Pagination47 p.
Number of Pages47
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6441268M
LC Control Number42025242
OCLC/WorldCa13985358

Libby is learning the Pledge of Allegiance in school - - and at the end of the week, her great-aunt Lobo will say the Pledge when she participates in a citizenship ceremony. Libby is going to lead the class at the end of the week and is nervous; but Lobo practices with her and says the pledge with Libby in front of her stuffed animals. At the end of a long day practicing, Libby and Lobo talk Pages: This accessible, colorful book divides the Pledge of Allegiance into words and phrases to help children understand its meaning. "Cleverly designed."- Publishers Weekly I Pledge Allegiance by Bill Martin, Jr.

  I Pledge Allegiance is a primer in the upside-down way of Jesus, addressed to his would-be disciples in 21st-century America who have divided their loyalties among other lords and “benefactors.”Throughout his book, David Crump juxtaposes an account of American evangelicals’ moral compromises when confusing their nation for the kingdom of God—support for civil authorities’ use of. The Bellamy "Pledge of Allegiance" was first published in the September 8 issue of the popular children's magazine The Youth's Companion as part of the National Public-School Celebration of Columbus Day, a celebration of the th anniversary of Christopher Columbus's arrival in the Americas.

Blue is for loyalty and fairness") and the pledge's origins (it was written by Francis Bellamy in as a poem for children). Simple without being simplistic, this cleverly designed volume spells.   (See the book in the picture above.) Hence, the idea to ban the kids from using the scissors! Aside from the fun torn paper flag artwork, this is really a great book! It explains what all of the big words in the pledge of allegiance actually mean in a way that a child can understand. Check out the page below which explains a “republic.”.


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The young characters in the book take a pledge to do all they can to come home together from the war. Ask students to think about the people or ideas they would take a pledge of allegiance or loyalty oath to. Make copies of the Vietnam: I Pledge Allegianc Writing Activity printable and distribute to students.

Challenge them to write their own personal pledges of allegiance to. Children in the United States of America have been reciting the Pledge of Allegiance since - and for about that long, they've found its big words confusing. Now, beloved children's book author Bill Martin Jr (Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?), fellow literacy expert Michael Sampson, and Caldecott Honor-winning artist Chris Raschka give America's children a hand, and explain this Pages: About I Pledge Allegiance “Finally, here’s a picture book that helps young children move beyond rote recitation of the Pledge to find meaning in its language.

This is the book. Read a thoughtful opinion essay inspired by I Pledge Allegiance in The Monitor (Texas). Highlighted Reviews “Libby and her Great Aunt Lobo are learning the Pledge of Allegiance at the same time–but for different reasons Sprinkled with Spanish words, this gentle book explores what it means to be an American from the perspective of both a child and new citizen.”—.

This page educational comic book for elementary school-age children includes fun activities and stories that teach how and why we pledge allegiance to our flag.

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