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American Symbols and Monuments Posters

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    Non-Editable:  PDF

  • Pages

    Pages:  12 Pages

  • Curriculum

    Curriculum:  TEKS

  • Grades

    Grades:  1 - 5

Promote patriotism, decorate your classroom, and teach your students the beauty of America with a set of 12 American symbol and monument posters.

U.S. Symbols and Monuments – Classroom Poster Set

Looking for a new way to teach your students about American Symbols and Monuments? 

These vivid and informative posters are just what you need to supplement your Geography lessons! Perfect for both student reference and teacher classroom display, let your class enjoy the beauty of American art while they learn all about their country.

Each 8.5” x 11” poster features one American symbol or monument along with a brief summary. These posters are perfect for enhancing your lessons when teaching about the United States of America. This packet includes a total of twelve posters.

American monuments and symbols included in the set are:

  • American Flag
  • Bald Eagle
  • White House
  • Statue of Liberty
  • Liberty Bell
  • U.S. Capitol
  • Uncle Sam
  • Washington Monument
  • Lincoln Memorial
  • Mount Rushmore
  • Jefferson Memorial
  • The Alamo


Easily printed and displayed, these posters will make an amazing addition to your classroom. They are available in multiple formats, including:

  • Full Color – Full Page
  • Full Color – Half Page (2 per sheet)
  • Black and White – Full Page
  • Black and White – Half Page (2 per sheet)

How to Make the Most of Your U.S. Symbols and Monuments Posters

  1. Print the posters on letter-sized paper and display them as a bulletin board or wall decoration.
  2. Print the poster on letter-size paper, slip it into a clear sleeve, and use it in your guided groups as a reminder.
  3. Print the poster on letter-size paper, slide it into a clear sleeve, and hang it on a ring as a reference tool for a learning center. 

We’ve also come up with bonus ways to turn posters into interactive tools that really make your lessons stick! 

📝 Create a fill-in-the-blank worksheet by removing selections of text.  

📂 Place copies in students’ homework folders for reference. 

💻 Provide posters as digital resources for virtual students. 

🧠 Test students’ memories by showing them the poster, then hiding it and having them tell you what they remember.

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