Independence Day - 4th July
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On the 4th July each year, the people of America celebrate Independence Day. In the United States, Independence Day is a federal holiday commemorating the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, declaring independence from the Kingdom of Great Britain.
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Independence Day is usually celebrated with fireworks, parades, barbecues, carnivals, picnics and baseball games in both the USA and by American ex-pats all around the world. Here are some fun 4th July activites for the kids.
Independence Day Colouring Pictures
- Family Portal
Patriotic colouring pictures for US, including flags, poppies, Liberty Bell, eagles and more.
- Moms Who Think
have a good collection 4th of July colouring pages are filled with patriotic pictures, fireworks and flags.
- Colouring Book Fun
have a lot of comic and festive pictures for 4th July.
- MES English
have Independence Day colouring pages and flashcards as well as printable posters and stickers.
have pictures which will allow you to colour the Statue of Liberty, the American eagle, the American flag and more.
have an extensive collection of pictures including barbeques, parades, flags, fireworks, cheerleaders and more.
Independence Day Games, Crafts & Activites
- 123 Certificates
have a collection of free rewards, recognition awards and certificates to print. Print rewards for students, friends, family, party guests. They also have party invitations, puzzles and other printables.
- Homeschooled Kids
Games, recipes, crafts and more for 4th July.
- Enchanted Learning
Lots of Stars and Stripes themed crafts and makes, plus some US history printables and factsheets.
About the Author: Jacqui O'Brien is the Editor of eParenting.