To get you started on your research check out the Old Farmers Almanac for kids and see what you can learn.
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Welcome to a Libguide for research on the United States. The following pages, boxes and links are here for you to explore. They are full of information to use for your projects. Feel free to explore the site to find information on your region and to take a moment to play a game or two.