Patriotic Art Activities
||Celebrate your students' patriotism in an artistic manner! Patriotic arts and crafts make great activities for civic holidays. The printables below include coloring pages, puzzles, mobiles, mini-books and more for the study of the American flag, heroes, and U.S. political figures. You'll find resources appropriate for Presidents' Day, Memorial Day, Veterans Day, Flag Day, and Independence Day. There are fun patriotic art activities for primary, intermediate, and secondary students.
- Patriotic Book
Create a patriotic book by coloring different U.S. symbols, including a flag, a top hat, and a log cabin. This is a great arts & crafts activity to enjoy around Presidents' Day, the Fourth of July, Veterans Day, or Memorial Day.
Flag Day Art Activities
- 50 Stars and 13 Stripes
Students will learn the meaning of the colors on the USA flag. This printable will be useful when celebrating U.S. and military history, like Independence Day, Memorial Day, Veterans Day, and Flag Day.
- Star Design
Create a picture using the stars and stripes as basic elements. This arts & crafts activity is a fun way to celebrate a patriotic American holiday such as Presidents' Day, Memorial Day, the Fourth of July, or Flag Day.
Heroes & Art Connected
- Patriotic Shield
This project will help kids express their patriotism, by honoring a hero on Presidents' Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Veterans Day and other national holidays.
Presidents' Day Art Activities
- All About the Presidents Mini-Book
This printable highlights facts about 11 U.S. presidents, including George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, and John F. Kennedy. Have students complete and color this mini-book for Presidents' Day.
- Art Resources for Teachers
Emphasize the importance of art education across the curriculum with TeacherVision's art lesson plans, printables, activities, quizzes, and references, for grades K-12.
- Veterans Day – Teacher Resources
These cross-curricular lessons, printables, and resources about Veterans Day (November 11) will help students understand the contributions veterans have made. You'll find plenty of fun and educational activities for your students.