13 Stripes to 50 Stars: The Growth of America

13 Stripes to 50 Stars: The Growth of America



Animation, live action footage and colorful maps combine to effectively tell the story of the growth of the United States of America. The flag symbolizes the country’s growth, starting with 13 stripes and growing to 50 stars. This program tells the stories behind the territorial acquisitions and the fascinating people who led expansion of America westward. From the Louisiana Purchase to the Texas Annexation, to the Gasden Purchase and more, this program uses maps effectively to help develop a student’s map- reading skills while better understanding the geography and history of America.


Running Time: 23 min | Copyright: 2011 | CC: Yes |
ISBN: 978-1-936418-15-2 | UPC: 0923881115 91

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