This is our pledge to our country. You hear it often. What does it mean?
(I promise to be true)
(to the symbol of our country)
"of the United
States of America"
(each state that has joined to make our country)
"and to the
(a republic is a country where the people choose others to make laws for them
-- the government is for the people)
"for which it
(the flag means the country)
(a single country)
(the people believe in a supreme being)
(the country cannot be split into parts)
(with freedom and fairness)
(for each person in the country...you and me!)
The pledge says you are promising to be true to the United States of America!