Oh Say Can You See the Meaning of the Star-Spangled Banner

This is a great website for a social studies lesson on better understanding the Star-Spangled Banner. This lesson helps students to associate Francis Scott Key’s words that he wrote in our national anthem, to the events that occurred to inspire his writing. The students will gain an understanding of the actual events that occurred that were described in the song lyrics, as well as understanding the means of the phrases behind the song.


Here’s the link!


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