means having more than just the necessities of lifeó it means having extra
things and special things. Harvest time is a time of abundance for farmers
and is celebrated in many countries (Thanksgiving Day in the United States,
flower gardens, cornucopias,
and vases full of flowers are symbols that represent abundance.
We can look for decorations on objects made or used in Illinois
and make connections about the idea of abundance.
are some contemporary symbols of abundance?