Civics Lessons for Students

New York Photo Tour and Lesson, Page 2

Beaver, New Yorks's State Animal

What is New York's state animal?

  • New York's state animal is the beaver.

  • Beavers build dams in rivers and streams.


Rose, New York's State Flower

What is New York's state flower?

  • New York's state flower is the rose.

  • Roses grow on bushes.

  • They smell beautiful.


Bluebird, New York's State Bird

What is New York's state bird?

  • New York's state bird is the bluebird.

  • Bluebirds build nests in holes in trees.

  • Male and female bluebirds look the same, but males have brighter colors.

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