Star-Spangled Banner exhibit at the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History

Star-Spangled Banner exhibit at the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History Capture the Flag

Learn about Mary Pickersgill, the Baltimore seamstress who created the original Star-Spangled Banner

Sewed the Star Spangled Banner flag that flew over Fort McHenry during the battle of Baltimore in

All the fun outlines & planning tools I used in writing my mystery for kids, CAPTURE THE FLAG

Real authors don’t plan…or do they? An open letter to Tyler from author Kate Messner ^^Love this explanation of how a real writer uses planning tools. Informative and grounding for me and cool for students, right?

The likeness of Grace Wisher is unknown. However, the Star Spangled Banner Flag House is home to a portrait with her figure traced in, to re...

Grace African-American girl, helped Mary Pickersgill,her owner,in creating the Star Sprangled Flag,two hundred years ago.

Capture the Flag - Junior Library Guild Selection!

Mentor text that integrated technology, social studies, reading, and writing. A fabulous historical fiction book for

Read the first two chapters of Kate Messner's CAPTURE THE FLAG, the first title in her Silver Jaguar Society Mysteries with Scholastic!

Capture the Flag (Kate Messner) - The original flag has been stolen, and 3 kids, trapped overnight in the airport, must find it and discover the thieves.

Fantastic student-created Capture the Flag Book Trailer on YouTube!

Fantastic student-created Capture the Flag Book Trailer on YouTube!

Kids’ Mysteries & the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum Heist

Moxie and the Art of Rule Breaking by Erin Dionne ~ A very smart, fun mystery about a girl who sets out to solve a very famous art heist that her grandpa may have been part of.

Characters are big and bold, from Senator Snickerbottom and his slippery crew to the mysterious tattooed man to Vincent Goosen, aka the Serpentine Prince, the Jaguar Society's longtime nemesis. The unique environment provides a perfect setting for mayhem. There are baggage belts to ride, carts to steal and shampoo to dump on floors to trip the villains up. It's a good mystery with lots of action and a nice friendship theme. The race to the end is exciting and leaves plenty of room for a…

Winner of The National Parenting Center's 2012 Seal of Approval

Fort McHenry National Monument & Historic Shrine

Plan Your Visit - Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine (U.

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Krosoczka’s “The Book Report” Interviews Online

Star Spangled 200 - See how Baltimore is commemorating the 200th anniversary of the flag featured in CAPTURE THE FLAG!

Star Spangled 200 - See how Baltimore is commemorating the anniversary of the flag featured in CAPTURE THE FLAG!

The Battle of Baltimore (from NPS)

By Dawn’s Early Light. Oil on canvas by Edward Percy Moran. Depicts Francis Scott Key standing on a ship, arms outstretched toward a United States flag above Fort McHenry in Baltimore, Maryland.

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