Flag Making

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Flag Making
Social Studies - Culture
Flag Drawing.JPG
Level Primary
Materials collection of small flags
or cards showing pictures of flags
or poster showing many flags
paper
colored pencils
tray

In this activity the child draws, or creates in other ways, the flags of various countries or states.

Presentation[edit]

  1. Invite the child to the lesson. Show them where the material is on the shelf, and name the work.
  2. Select a flag to draw. Place it on the tray.
  3. Select the colored pencils needed for the flag. Place these on the tray.
  4. Carry the tray to a table.
  5. Examine the colors of the flag.
  6. Draw the flag on the paper.

Points of Interest[edit]

Control of Error[edit]

Variations and Extensions[edit]

Material[edit]

Make Your Own[edit]

Flag Drawing pdf icon.JPG
Flag Drawing
(with lines for name)

Where to Buy[edit]

Most flags listed are about 4" x 6".
The number of flags in a set is shown in parentheses. Some websites didn't list the number of flags in the sets, for those I've counted as best as I could from the pictures.

World Flags
Affordable Montessori $159.00 (30)
Albanesi $750.00 (124)
Flags by SWI $195.00 (193)
Flags by SWI $25.00 (pick any 20)
Flags! Georgia $230.00 (193)
Juliana $603.54 (70)
Flags by Leaderjoy Montessori Materials $49.95

Any Single Flag
Flags! Georgia $1.85
Flags by SWI $1.25
Montessori Services $3.25

Flags of Africa
Albanesi $72.00 (10)
Albanesi $195.00 (32)
Alison's $100.00 (40?, with stand)
Alison's $135.00 (48, with stand)
Bruin's $280.00 (46, with stand)
ETC Montessori $280.00 (46?, with stand)
Flags by SWI $55 (55) or $20 (20) Juliana $165.06 (32)
Mindset $104.07 (48, with stand)
Montessori Outlet $143.95 (53, with stand)
Montessori Services $36.00 (12)
Nienhuis $295.50 (53, with stand)

Flags of Asia
Albanesi $110.00 (20)
Albanesi $230.00 (38)
Alison's $100.00 (38, with stand)
Alison's $135.00 (47, with stand)
Bruin's $280.00 (40, with stand)
ETC Montessori $280.00 (46?, with stand)
Flags by SWI $20.00 (20)
Juliana $195.30 (38)
Mindset $104.07 (47, with stand)
Montessori Outlet $131.95 (47, with stand)
Montessori Services $36.00 (12)
Nienhuis $289.90 (39, with stand)

Flags of Europe
Albanesi $158.00 (20)
Albanesi $205.00 (34)
Alison's $100.00 (set of 45?, with stand)
Alison's $126.00 (set of 45, with stand)
Bruin's $240.00 (40, with stand)
ETC Montessori $240.00 (40?, with stand)
Flags by SWI $20.00 (20)
Juliana $175.14 (34)
Mindset $104.07 (45, with stand)
Montessori Outlet $122.95 (43)
Montessori Services $51.00 (17, Western Europe)
Montessori Services $39.00 (14, Eastern Europe)
Nienhuis $259.90 (38, with stand)

Flags of Oceania
Albanesi $15.00 (2)
Alison's $55.00 (7)
Flags by SWI $20.00 (16)
Mindset $44.97 (7, with stand)
Montessori Services $6.00 (2)

Flags of the Americas
Albanesi $108.00 (15)
Albanesi $110.00 (18)
Bruin's $185 (27, with stand)
ETC Montessori $185.00 (34?, with stand)
Flags by SWI $20.00 (20, Latin American countries)
Flags by SWI $20.00 (20, Caribbean countries)
Juliana $91.98 (18)
Mindset $94.51 (35, with stand)
Montessori Outlet $105.95 (36)
Montessori Services $42.00 (14, North America)
Montessori Services $36.00 (12, South America)
Nienhuis $205.50 (31, with stand)

Flags of USA States
Flags! Georgia $75.00 (51)
Flags by SWI $50.00 (50)
Montessori Outlet $137.95 (50)

Flags of Canadian Provinces
Affordable Montessori $39.00 (13)
Flags! Georgia $19.50 (13)
Mindset $66.83 (13)

Single Flag Pole
Bruin's $4.00

Stand for 1 Flag
Flags! Georgia $0.69 - $2.95
Juliana $5.04
Mindset $1.91
Montessori Services $1.25

Stand for 2 Flags
Montessori Services $1.75

Stand for 5 Flags
Montessori Services $2.25

Stand for 7 Flags
Montessori Services $12.95

Stand for 24 Flags
Montessori Services $18.95

Stand for 32 Flags
Albanesi $45.00
Juliana $30.24

Stand for 64 Flags
Albanesi $194.00
Juliana $132.30

Posters
Albanesi $10.00(Flags of Africa)
Albanesi $10.00 (Flags of Oceania)

Further Reading[edit]