U.S. Facts & Fun, Grades 1–3 presents a variety of informative topics:
events, such as the Iditarod race, the invention of the telephone, and the creation of the U.S. flag
people, such as Levi Strauss, Dr. Seuss, and Annie Oakley
animals, such as prairie dogs, state birds, and alligators
sites, such as the Great Salt Lake, MammothCave, and Tornado Alley
use these short stories to make connections with holidays, celebrations, and other curricular topics or to practice nonfiction reading skills
Answer key included.