The national flag is a symbol of pride for citizens who live within a country. The flag rallies people. The flag is flown or lowered to reflect national joy or sorrow. A flag represents a thumbnail of a country. Many people collect flags or small replica flags. In Montessori education, flags of many nations are displayed and studied as part of geography. Here are free printable flags from around the world to color and use in classroom lessons and activities. Teachers use flags and flag coloring pages as part of geography and social studies units. When coloring the flag for each country, students should not be allowed to 'free color' the flag the way they want but be taught the proper colors of the flag. read more
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