There is no better way to teach kids about our awesome country than with these beautiful USA books. I love using books to teach because kids can hear stories and see pictures at the same time, helping them to better retain any information. Here are our top 12 favorite USA books.
Apple Pie Fourth of July by Janet S. Wong
Learn about cultural differences in a 4th of July setting as a Chinese-American girl experiences the holiday.
F is for Flag by Grosset & Dunlap
June 14th is Flag Day in the USA. Wendy Cheyette Lewison’s book shows children how this one flag can mean many different things.
Red White and Boom by Lee Wardlaw
Happy 4th of July! Travel across the country and celebrate the different traditions and cultures that make America’s birthday red, white, and boom!
O, Say Can You See? by Sheila Keenan
A bright and light-hearted exploration of some of the more familiar landmarks, symbols, and aspects of life in the USA.
America is… by Louise Borden
From states, to flags, and famous landmarks. A patriotic exploration of some of the defining aspects and symbols of America.
L is for Liberty by Wendy Cheyette Lewison
Celebrate this iconic symbol of America. Learn about the history of the statue and the freedom she stands for!
The Bald Eagle by Norman Pearl
Learn about this national symbol through the eyes of a bird keeper. A strong and beautiful bird that represents the strength and freedom of an entire nation.
America the Beautiful by Katherine Lee Bates
Explore this beloved and patriotic song along with beautiful images that represent the best of America.
We the Kids: The Preamble to the Constitution of the United States by David Catrow
A fun-filled look at the preamble to the constitution, making it enjoyable and accessible for kids.
Our American Flag by Mary Firestone
Explore the history of the American flag and how this symbol of freedom came to be as it is today.
Wow! America by Robert Neubecker
How to Make Cherry Pie and See the U.S.A. by Majorie Priceman
Join a baker as she travels back and forth across the USA gathering the things she needs.
I hope that you find something that you can add to your collection. Do you have any favorite USA books that are not on this list?
looking forward to receiving books and reviewing your website.
I am so happy you found some that you like!!! Enjoy. 🙂
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