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(4.16) Government. The student understands important customs, symbols, and celebrations of Texas.
The student is expected to:Related Handbook of Texas Online articles:
A: explain the meaning of various patriotic symbols and landmarks of Texas, including the six flags that flew over Texas, the San Jacinto Monument, the Alamo, and various missions;
B: sing or recite "Texas, Our Texas";
C: recite and explain the meaning of the Pledge to the Texas Flag; and
D: describe the origins and significance of state celebrations such as Texas Independence Day and Juneteenth.

Created by Marsha Crow, Great Oaks Elementary School, Round Rock ISD, July 2001, modified June 2011.

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