Story of 'The Star-Spangled Banner'

Suitable for ages 4 8, this title tells the story of how Frances Scott Key observed the Battle of Balti in September 1814 and was so moved by the sight of the flag still flying at dawn that he wrote the poem that became our national anthem It includes the words to the first verse of The Star Spangled Banner.
Story of The Star Spangled Banner Suitable for ages this title tells the story of how Frances Scott Key observed the Battle of Balti in September and was so moved by the sight of the flag still flying at dawn that he wrote t

  • Title: Story of 'The Star-Spangled Banner'
  • Author: Patricia A. Pingry
  • ISBN: 9780824965679
  • Page: 442
  • Format: Board Book
  • 1 thought on “Story of 'The Star-Spangled Banner'”

    1. This is a great little book explaining in less then 200 words the story behind the “ Star Spangled Banner”. This book has wonderful illustrations and is a must read for every child! I believe every child should understand the importance of this song and sing it with pride! Perfect for the lower elementary ages.

    2. This board book provides a simple explanation of our national anthem, perfect for the lower elementary. Important words are in blue or red bold letters, such as Fort McHenry and Francis Scott Key. Simple illustrations support the text. All lyrics given at back of book.

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