EL Civics for ESL Students

Flag Day Lesson, Page 2

by www.elcivics.com
Elementary School with Flag Pole

Are flags flown in front of schools?

  • Yes. They are flown in front of every school during school days.
  • The flag is also flown in front of all public administration buildings from sunrise to sunset.


U.S. Flag Flying above California Flag

Is the flag of the United States more important than a state flag?

  • Yes, it is.
  • The U.S. flag should be flown higher than a state flag.


Military Funeral

Is it okay to have a flag at a funeral?

  • Yes, it is.

  • This woman is standing over a casket. She is holding an American flag that is folded in a triangle.

  • Many people who were soldiers have flags at their funerals.

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