June 14th is Flag Day – A day selected to celebrate the American flag.
If you would like to celebrate Flag Day by making and learning about the American flag, I have a post that has a lot of information here. In it you will find information and facts about the American flag, and an easy to make craft.
You may also want to make a flag of your own that represents you and/or your family. So grab some craft and drawing supplies and get creative!
- Choose your favorite colors or use the colors that represent you best.
- Choose an icon, symbol, animal, object, etc. that represents you, or your family best, and add that to your flag as well.
- Consider making it an interesting shape.
- Consider making your flag first, then find out what each symbol and color means.
Learn the meanings of the colors and symbols you’ve chosen or get inspired:
Meanings of Colors: A long list of color meanings.
Kids World Travel Guide – Flag Colors: Find out the meaningsof flags from other countries.
Universe of Symbols – Find out the meaning of a variety of things such as: Animals, flowers, totems, colors crystals and more.
What’s Your Sign – Has meanings for a wide variety of things as well.
The symbols and colors in my flag represent:
Lightning Bolt – Creativity
Stars – Dreams
Red – Determination
White – Light
Blue – Confidence
Yellow – Energy