Explain Independence Day with books about the Fourth of July for preschoolers!
Flags, fireworks, and food are what makes celebrating the Fourth of July fun. While holiday festivities are always a good time, one question remains.
How do we teach little ones about the true meaning of this national holiday in a way that they will understand? That’s simple! With books!
Help young children discover the history behind America’s Independence Day by reading books about the Fourth of July with them.
July Fourth books are a wonderful way to familiarize preschoolers to the founding fathers and our country’s fight for freedom.
Fourth of July books are great to be shared at any time. Talk about Independence Day with toddlers during a unit on the summer season. Use books about the 4th of July as a supplement to a history lesson or introduce the concept of patriotism to little ones.
Teach toddlers about America’s independence with stories from this Fourth of July book collection.
Fourth of July Books for Toddlers
The Night Before the Fourth of July by Natasha Wing
Captivate little ones with this cute story about celebrating the Fourth of July. The rhyming text and colorful images will keep the attention of young readers.
What Is America? by Michelle Medlock Adams
Begin discussions with children about the importance of Independence Day by reading this book with them. This story teaches history in a fun way for little ones to understand.
A Is for America by Tanya Lee Stone
Explore America with this patriotic book. Children will learn basic concepts as they go through the alphabet of our country.
Hello, Fourth of July! by Martha Day Zschock
Talk about America’s birthday by introducing this fun read to little learners. Preschoolers will learn some national symbols and traditions for celebrating the Fourth of July.
What Does It Mean to Be American? by Rana DiOrio
Share the values of America with this picture book for toddlers. Little ones will discover the importance of unity and diversity within the United States.
The Fourth of July Story by Alice Dalgliesh
Teach children about the fight for independence with this educational read. The simple text is great for young minds to comprehend.
The Story of America’s Birthday by Patricia A. Pingry
Discover the meaning behind Independence Day with this great book. This read will give little ones a basic understanding of this national holiday.
The Whistle Wizards: 4th of July by William N Hannaway
Introduce reasons to celebrate the Fourth of July. This imaginative and thoughtful story is perfect for preschoolers.
The Berenstain Bears God Bless Our Country by Mike Berenstain
Enjoy July 4th festivities with the Berenstain Bears. From a lesson on freedom to a celebratory parade, toddlers will enjoy this cute bear story about the holiday.
Hats Off for the Fourth of July by Harriet Ziefert
Have fun with an Independence Day parade. This bright rhyming tale will be a page turner for young readers.
Children’s Books About the Fourth of July
Introduce Independence Day with these children’s books about the Fourth of July. This compilation of preschool reads is a great way to bring American history and tradition to the minds of young children.
Which of these books do you think your preschoolers will like to read?