Music, Poetry and History: The National Anthem

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History
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Grade 3 Grade 4 Grade 5
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Music, Poetry and History: The National Anthem

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The national anthem describes an actual event in American history. In this classroom activity, students will be able to recite the first verse and paraphrase “The Star-Spangled Banner.” Students will also be able to explain why Francis Scott Key wrote these words in 1814. This activity is included i…