FUN FACTS: Fourth of July

According to the United States Census Bureau, American flags are big business with $6.3 mil imports and $20.8 mil exports in 2018. Statistics like these are highlighted on Fun Facts:Fourth of July https://www.census.gov/programs-surveys/sis/resources/fun-facts/fourth-of-july.html

 

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This and other holiday visualizations are made available from the United States Census Bureau Statistics in Schools https://www.census.gov/schools/ which offers free educational resources using real life data. Besides Fun Facts, they provide other resources including maps, games, videos, and more. Activities are available by topic and grade levels with teaching guides.

Check it out, have a fun (safe) 4th of July, and don't forget your American flag!