July 4 – Independence Day

Happy 4th of July!

542845Happy 4th of July, Jenny Sweeney! written by Leslie Kimmelman and illustrated by Nancy Cole (2003)

Jenny and her dog, Rags, wish America a ‘Happy Birthday’ as she recalls her town’s special celebration of the 4th of July. Everyone in this small diverse town work together to contribute something to the celebration.

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We the People written and illustrated by Peter Spiers (1991)

Read about the Constitution of the United States of America in easy to understand language and detailed filled illustrations. It’s a historical introduction to the creation of the American government through the Preamble to the Constitution and other interesting facts.

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A is for America written by Devin Scillian and illustrated by Pam Carroll (2001)

Each letter of the alphabet is accompanied by a poem, text, and beautiful illustrations about The United States of America. Details in words and pictures tell the story of our country and pay tribute to her patriots.

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