Independence Day Crafts

  • Interest Level: Grade 1 - Grade 4
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

Through easy-to-follow instructions and step-by-step illustrations, this book shows readers how to make Independence Day crafts and decorations using everyday objects and craft materials. Activities and games are also included, as well as a brief description of the holiday.

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Interest Level Grade 1 - Grade 4
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Nonfiction, Picture Books
Category High Interest
Copyright 2011
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 2011-01-01
BISACS JNF001000, JNF015000
Dewey 745.594
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 8 x 9.5
Lexile 620
Features Activities for further learning, Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
Online Resources DLTK's Crafts for Kids
EnchantedLearning: Crafts
Kaboose: Crafts
  • It's Independence Day!
  • Let's Begin!
  • Standing Star
  • July 4th Wavers
  • Glitter Stars
  • Flag Fans
  • Napkin Rings
  • Cards
  • Envelopes
  • Activities
  • Glossary
  • Find More Crafts
  • Index
Author: Mary Berendes

Mary Berendes has authored several books for children, including nature titles as well as books about various countries and holidays. A longtime resident of Minnesota, Mary has numerous pastimes to occupy her during the seemingly unending Minnesota winters, including collecting antique books and playing the piano. Her beloved Yorkshire terrier also provides plenty of entertainment...and confusion...and comic relief...on a daily basis.

Illustrator: Kathleen Petelinsek


A noteworthy review of CraftBooks from School Library Journal on April 1, 2011

The seven crafts in these books (one craft per spread) are sandwiched between brief advice on getting started and a short list of holiday-related activities toward the end. Festive illustrations accompany the directions to the easy-to-make projects that, while not geared to greatly… View →

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