Fourth of July Worksheets

The fourth of July is a holiday that celebrates the birth of the nation of the United States of America. The date is so because it is the same day the Continental Congress approved the Declaration of Independence which was the document that declared Colonial America no longer on the rule of England. This was the result of seven-year war between colonists and England. The holiday is officially known as Independence Day. It is a national holiday and celebrated by most citizens of the United States in one way or another. This a national pride celebration that is often associated with the red, white, and blue of the American flag and fireworks. You will see frequent parades, fireworks displays, and outdoor picnics take place at this time. Below you will find a series of worksheets that look at various celebrations and vocabulary words that are related to the fourth of July.