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Let's Celebrate Independence Day
Contributor(s): Derubertis, Barbara
ISBN: 1575657473     ISBN-13: 9781575657479
Publisher: Kane Pr
    OUR PRICE: $9.55  
Product Type: Paperback - Other Formats
Published: January 2016

Every 4th of July, we celebrate the United States of America, the 'land of the free.' Learn the story of our country's beginnings and how our courageous Founding Fathers broke away from royal rule with the Declaration of Independence.

Additional Information
Library of Congress Subjects:
Fourth of July; Juvenile literature.
Fourth of July celebrations; Juvenile literature.
BISAC Categories:
- Juvenile Nonfiction | Holidays & Celebrations | Patriotic Holidays
- Juvenile Nonfiction | History | United States
Dewey: 394.2634
LCCN: 2015028191
Academic/Grade Level: Grade 2-3, Age 7-8
Series: Holidays & Heroes
Book type: Easy Non Fiction
Physical Information: 9.00" H x 6.50" W x 0.20" (0.20 lbs) 32 pages
Accelerated Reader Info
Quiz #: 179514
Reading Level: 6.0   Interest Level: Lower Grades   Point Value: 0.5
Scholastic Reading Counts Info
Quiz #: Q69114
Reading Level: 7.6   Interest Level: Grades 3-5   Point Value: 3.0
Descriptions, Reviews, Etc.

Reviewed by Horn Book Guide Reviews (Horn Book Guide Reviews 2016 Fall)
These books delve into the purpose and historical background of two national holidays. Independence provides an overview of the Declaration of Independence and the various ways the holiday has been celebrated from 1776 to today. Memorial traces the holiday's beginning as Decoration Day in 1868 through the many changes to it since. Photographs and period illustrations accompany the lackluster texts. [Review covers the following Holidays & Heroes titles: Let's Celebrate Independence Day and Let's Celebrate Memorial Day.] Copyright 2016 Horn Book Guide Reviews.