PREPARATIONS: A small flag or a picture of our flag, picture of Statue of liberty, picture of mills or factories, scene from Texas, picture of Alaska, Hawaiian scene, map or picture of USA, recorded background music of your choice, 7 Cub Scouts. The Cub Scouts form a semi-circle around the flag, hold up their pictures and say the short verse that goes with it.
FIRST: (Statue of Liberty) New York is a lovely place, where we see this lady stand.
SECOND: (factory or mills) Michigan is a very great state. They make the cars for our land.
THIRD: (Texas scene) Texas is our own state; we’re proud in many ways.
FOURTH: (Alaskan scene) Alaska has some very cold nights with lots of short, short days.
FIFTH: (Hawaiian scene) Hawaii is our newest state, and we’re proud to say she’s ours.
SIXTH: (map of USA) But all of the states together make a nation of beautiful stars.
SEVENTH: (flag) Please join me in singing "God Bless America."