Published on February 4, 2008
Fourth of July: Fourth of July By: Amanda Rucker Makayla Dearborn Fourth of July: Fourth of July Fourth of July falls on the fourth of July every year. It is a celebration of our nations independence. Original Thirteen Colonies: Original Thirteen Colonies Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia, Maryland, Massachusetts Bay, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina,& Virginia How to celebrate: How to celebrate There are a few ways to celebrate the fourth of July that stand out. Watch fireworks Go to parades Have barbecues Hold parties Have family get-togethe s And just have fun Why red, white, and blue?: Why red, white, and blue? White signifies purity and innocence, Red, hardiness & valour, and Blue, the color of the Chief (the broad band above the stripes) signifies vigilance, perseverance & justice." Did You Know? : Did You Know?