Civics Lessons for Students

Iowa Lesson, Page 2

Iowa State Capitol Building in Des Moines

Capitol Building in Des Moines

  • The capital of Iowa is Des Moines.

  • Iowa's capitol building has three domes.
  • Des Moines is also the most populated city in the state.


Wild Rose - State Flower of Iowa

Wild Rose

  • Iowa's state flower is the wild rose.

  • These wild roses have pink petals.


Oak Tree - State Tree of Iowa

Oak Tree

  • Iowa's state tree is the oak tree.

  • Oak trees have large trunks.

  • Leaves on oak trees are green, but they turn red, orange, yellow, and brown during autumn. They fall off during the summer.

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