A Patriot’s Guide to July 4th is a copywork portfolio for handwriting practice (print) while writing the lyrics to the Star Spangled Banner. A short history of the origin of the Independence holiday, the signing of the Declaration of Independence, our national anthem, and fireworks is also included. A vocabulary list, practice sheet, and word puzzles (along with answer keys) are part of this all inclusive study guide. Print version designed for Grades 1-3 but can be used for all ages. Cursive edition available in a separate download. Pre-school pack for Pre-K,K available through Free Printables.