EL Civics for ESL Students

ESL Fourth of July Lesson, Page 2

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Thomas Jefferson Statue, Williamsburg

Who wrote the Declaration of Independence?

  • It was written by a committee headed by Thomas Jefferson.
  • Thomas Jefferson became the third president of the United States.


Boy Watching a Parade

Are there parades on the Fourth of July?

  • Yes, there are.
  • Many cities have parades.


Hot Dog, Hamburger, and Chips on Red, White, and Blue Plates

What foods are popular on the Fourth of July?

  • Hot dogs and hamburgers are popular foods.
  • Many people barbecue hot dogs and hamburgers in their backyards.


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