eBook Celebrating U.S. Holidays: Why Do We Celebrate Independence Day?, 1st Edition

  • Jonathan Potter
  • Published By: Powerkids Press
  • ISBN-10: 1508166447
  • ISBN-13: 9781508166443
  • DDC: 394.2634
  • Grade Level Range: Kindergarten - 2nd Grade
  • 24 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released February 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019
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Independence Day is a holiday known for the many ways in which people choose to celebrate, parades, cookouts and, of course, fireworks. To many, the holiday is known simply as the Fourth of July. Some readers may not know the reasons we celebrate this holiday. What is the significance of celebrating on this specific date? What exactly happened on July 4, 1776? With accessible vocabulary and eye-catching photographs, this book will teach readers about the history behind the holiday, and the different ways that families across the country celebrate Independence Day.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: America's Birthday.
2: Celebrating July 4.
3: Picnics and Parades.
4: Flags and Fireworks.
Words to Know.