America the Beautiful
America the Beautiful captivates children's interest in the symbols, landscapes and people that comprise the United States of America. Each page features lyrics and corresponding vivid photographs that help children understand the song that represents and celebrates this country.
Katharine Lee Bates wrote the lyrics to "America the Beautiful" in 1893, after an inspiring climb to the top of Pike's Peak near Colorado Springs: "When I saw the view, I felt great joy. All the wonder of America seemed displayed there, with the sea-like expanse."
Nonfiction, 24 pages
©2007 Starfall Education
Dimensions: 6" X 8" X 0.12"