Explore symbolism of flags by designing individual flags for kids going back to school
Flags are a symbolic way to communicate a message
Help kids allay their fears of going back to school by designing their own "Jolly Roger" flag!
For elementary students, the discussion can be about overcoming fear:
Recommended reading- The Pirate of Kindergarten and Pirate's Guide to First Grade
For older students, the discussion can be about family pride and heritage and how countries use flags:
Flying Colors by Robert G. Fresson