On this beautiful Saturday morning, I found myself wondering how Independence Day was celebrated right after the Declaration of Independence was signed. Turns out, it wasn’t all that different from today. We just sell more stuff. According to newspapers of the time, there were parades, firing of cannons, casual parties amongst friends and other things […]
The history many of us learned in school was dry and dull, full of names and dates, but nothing to make it personal, to help students connect to history in a meaningful way. We love All American History because the information is presented along with stories that help the kids connect to the people who made history.