Kindergarten Social Studies
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of, relating to, or maintained by a nation as an organized whole or independent political unit:
expressing or inspired by patriotism
the third Monday in February, a legal holiday in the U.S., commemorating the birthdays of George Washington and Abraham Lincoln.
a public holiday held on the anniversary of the end of World War I (November 11) to honor US veterans and victims of all wars. It replaced Armistice Day in 1954.
a day celebrating the anniversary of national independence. On the 4th of July
to give (money, food, etc.) to a common supply, fund, etc.:
a person who loves, supports, and defends his or her country and its interests with devotion.
a native or naturalized member of a state or nation who owes allegiance to its government and is entitled to its protection, a Inhabitant
a social group of any size whose members reside in a specific locality, share government, and often have a common cultural and historical heritage, or
a social, religious, occupational, or other group sharing common characteristics or interests and perceived or perceiving itself as distinct in some respect from the larger society within which it exists
duration regarded as belonging to the present life as distinct from the life to come or from eternity; finite duration.
the sequential order in which past events occur.
previous to; earlier or sooner than; in front of; ahead of; in advance of:
behind in place or position; following behind; later in time than; in succession to; at the close of
immediately following in time, order, importance, etc; nearest in relationship
being before all others with respect to time, order, rank, importance, etc.
occurring or coming after all others, as in time, order, or place
on the day preceding this day.
the day following today:
this present day
beneath and covered by; below the surface of:
above in place or position; above and to the other side of
close; to a point or place not far away; at, within, or to a short distance
at or to a great distance; a long way off; at or to a remote point
anything used as a means of accomplishing a task or purpose
a representation, usually on a flat surface, as of the features of an area of the earth or a portion of the heavens, showing them in their respective forms, sizes, and relationships according to some convention of representation:
a sphere on which is depicted a map of the earth
an art of sound in time that expresses ideas and emotions in significant forms through the elements of rhythm, melody, harmony, and color.
garments collectively; clothes; raiment; apparel,
any nourishing substance that is eaten, drunk, or otherwise taken into the body to sustain life, provide energy, promote growth, etc.
a basic social unit consisting of parents and their children, considered as a group, whether dwelling together or not
a habitual practice; the usual way of acting in given circumstances.
the handing down of statements, beliefs, legends, customs, information, etc., from generation to generation, especially by word of mouth or by practice:
a principle or regulation governing conduct, action, procedure, arrangement
a person whose real or apparent authority over others inspires or demands obedience and emulation
a house, apartment, or other shelter that is the usual residence of a person, family, or household
an institution where instruction is given,
the elements required for survival and normal mental and physical health, such as food, water, shelter, protection from environmental threats, and love.
something beneath, behind, or within which a person, animal, or thing is protected from storms, missiles, adverse conditions, etc.; refuge.