Celebrate the USA
Hands-on History Activities for Kids
Illustrations by Mark A. Hicks
Celebrate the USA: Hands-on History Activities for Kids is a fun and fact-filled children’s activity book that celebrates all things American with art projects, crafts, activities, recipes, and games. Brimming with the “whos, whats, wheres, whens and whys” of America, Celebrate the USA encourages kids to use imagination, creativity, and their own two hands to discover American history. More than 5 projects are included to help kids discover their patriotic pride, such as making a glass harmonica, a five-pointed star, an All-American beach-towel banner, a compass, patriotic flip-flops, Fourth of July Poppers, and more! Plus the book includes tasty recipes for Liberty Bell Cookies, Watermelon Bowl Fruit Salad, and more.
Celebrate the USA will help kids:
Learn the surprising stories behind famous American symbols like the Liberty Bell and Uncle Sam.
Uncover little-known flag and firework facts.
Tune-in to tall tales, silly statistics, and oddball American folklore and fun.
Explore “behind-the-scenes” American life for many different Americans.
Understand what it means to be an American.
Learn the history behind American holidays.
An excellent tool for teachers.