Thursday, June 26, 2008
4th of July Fun
Ah, the 4th of July, the pinnacle of summer. I love it! Backyard barbeques, beach time, fireworks, and all things bright, sparkly and savory. What's not to love? Looking for some fun lessons for the 4th? How about pyrotechnics? Here's a cool site that explores the science behind the excitement that explodes on July 4th. And don't miss these great lesson plans on Americana. Find some related children's books here.
Dig deep into history at this awesome site and explore the archives of the charters of American freedom.
Looking for some crafty fun and star spangled treats? Be sure to take advantage of all the fresh seasonal fruits and veggies. 4th of July is a favorite holiday and guarantees the opportunity for making great summer memories. So, how do you plan on celebrating?