Celebrate an American Poet, Francis Scott Key.a man who was inspired to write the words to our national anthem, "The Star Spangled Banner." The NO PREP printables are perfect for research, interactive notebooks or assessments!
Happy 200th Birthday to The Star Spangled Banner! September 14, 2014, is the 200th anniversary of Francis Scott Key's writing of the poem which became our national anthem, The Star Spangled Banner. Use this web quest to learn about Francis Scott Key, the national anthem and the war of 1812.
Fort McHenry National Monument & Historic Shrine, Baltimore, Maryland, US -- during the Battle of Baltimore, September the valiant defense of the fort inspired Francis Scott Key to write "The Star-Spangled Banner.