EL Civics for ESL Students

Flag Day Lesson, Page 3

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Marine Color Guard with Flags

Are flags common at military ceremonies?

  • Yes, they are.


  • There are many flags in this military ceremony.

 

Saluting the Flag

What is happening in this picture?

  • A soldier is saluting as the flag is lowered.


  • The flag should be raised quickly and lowered slowly.

 

Folded Flag

Is this flag folded the correct way?

  • Yes, it is.


  • It is shaped like a triangle and the blue part with the stars is showing.


  • There is only one correct way to fold the American flag.

 

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