Happy Birthday, America

Happy Birthday, America.
This flag was flown over the Navy Memorial
in Washington DC.
Proud to be an American,
one nation, one people,
with freedoms I will never take for granted.

Jennie

About Jennie

I have been teaching preschool for over thirty years. This is my passion. I believe that children have a voice, and that is the catalyst to enhance or even change the learning experience. Emergent curriculum opens young minds. It's the little things that happen in the classroom that are most important and exciting. That's what I write about. I am highlighted in the the new edition of Jim Trelease's bestselling book, "The Read-Aloud Handbook" because of my reading to children. My class has designed quilts that hang as permanent displays at both the National Liberty Museum in Philadelphia, and the Fisher House at the Boston VA Hospital.
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20 Responses to Happy Birthday, America

  1. beetleypete says:

    Have a very happy independence day, Jennie. My best wishes to you, and to all your family.
    Pete. πŸ™‚

  2. GP Cox says:

    Say hello to my little friend…..

  3. Happy Fourth of July, Jennie.

  4. Here, here! Well said, Jennie! Happy Fourth of July!!!

  5. Hope you and yours are having a wonderful 4th.

  6. Norah says:

    Happy 4th of July, Jennie.

  7. I hope you had a wonderful holiday, Jennie. To freedom. Cheers!

  8. What a wonderful picture for an excellent day. I did my first effort at live streaming so I could watch the Salute to America concert and fireworks. It worked wonderfully!

  9. I hope you are having a great long weekend, Jennie.

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