July 4th

Comprehension Questions

  1. Why is July 4th an important day for the United States?
    Because July 4th is the day the United States passed the Declaration of Independence
  2. Which of the following were part of the first July 4th celebration?
    All of the above
  3. True or false? Fireworks can come in many different shapes and colors.
  4. True or false? In some places in the United States, it is against the law to set off fireworks.
  5. The first July 4th parade in 1777 included ________.
    people in government and soldiers
  6. True or false? Larger cities usually have parades with floats that can move and large balloons.

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Audio files

July 4th: Introduction

July 4th: Independence Day

July 4th: Fireworks

July 4th: Parades and Hot Dogs