US Independence Day celebrations are just around the corner. Do you have plans to see some fireworks? Here are some puzzles and games for the kids, including crosswords and trivia quizzes, and here’s a link to our 4th of July word search from last year, in case you missed it.

By the way, in case you’ve forgotten some of what you learned in school about this time in American history, check out this site for a summary of the events surrounding Independence Day so you can explain the significance of the holiday to your kids.