This month I am participating in the iHomeschool Network Birthday link-up again. I have pulled together some fun and educational activities to create a mini unit study to learn about Betsy Ross, an American history icon, who was born in January.
Legend has it that Betsy Ross made the first American Flag.
Read about Betsy Ross in this biography from Biography.com
Then take a Virtual Tour of The Betsy Ross House.
Write what you know about Betsy Ross on this Notebooking Page from Notebooking Fairy.
The Betsy Ross Story – this free Readers Theater script presents briefly the story of the first flag of the United States of America.
This freebie from Primary Smarties on TpT has a biography mini book, timeline activity, & more!
Color this page.
Use this tutorial to cut out your own Five Point Star just like Betsy Ross did.
Learn the History of the American Flag with this worksheet from Education.com.
This post is part of the iHN Famous Birthdays Series for the month of January.