Word of the Day – Robin

Word of the Day – Robin

Do you know the definition for the new Word of the Day which is “Robin?” Pronounced:  [ˈrä-bən ] A robin is a singing bird. In North America the robin has a slate-gray upperpart, a blackish head and tail, and black and whitish streaked throat. It is best known for its reddish breast and underparts. I […]

Power Outages Map

Power Outages Map

Power outages are not fun, but we can learn from them. Let’s have fun exploring a useful site called poweroutages.us. We can learn how to track where the outages are in each region of the country. You can develop reading, map and math charting skills by analyzing power outages. You will need paper, pencil, and […]

Happy Groundhog Day!

Happy Groundhog Day!

Now what animal is so very adorable, furry, and cute that you absolutely want to see it at least once each February 2nd? It’s your favorite groundhog on Groundhog Day! Well, it’s just as you guessed! Punxsutawney Phil (of Pennsylvania) saw his shadow this morning and predicts six more weeks of winter! How does the […]

Northern Lights Word Search

Northern Lights Word Search

Look up in the sky. NOAA  Space Weather Prediction Center (SWPC) issues a daily forecast, for the next three days, of geomagnetic activity. Its current forecast for September 28-30, 2020 includes a period of strong activity measuring Kp5 and Kp6, which could mean visibility in the northern United States. Those times are in Universal Time, […]

Score 100% on ‘Stonehedge” Word Search

Ready for the longest day of the year? You can learn more about the upcoming June 21st summer solstice celebration. Let’s have fun with this free online word search called, “Stonehedge.” Word searches develop spelling skills, extend vocabulary, and emphasize pattern recognition. Find all of the hidden words! Enjoy replaying one of your favorite word […]

Score 100% on Word Search Game ‘Strawberry Moon’

Let’s have fun with this free online word search called, “Strawberry Moon.”  If you want to read more about this exciting event, go to the old Farmer’s Almanac which was established in 1792. Word searches develop spelling skills, extend vocabulary, and emphasize pattern recognition. Find all of the hidden words! Enjoy replaying one of your […]

Can You Score 100% on the Word Search Game, ‘Aurora Borealis?’

Can You Score 100% on the Word Search Game, ‘Aurora Borealis?’

In honor of Earth Day, let’s have fun with this free online word search called, “Aurora Borealis.” Ready for Earth Day excitement? Follow Squirrel Nutkin across the lake to Owl Island in Learning to Read: Fairy Tale Adventures. Word searches develop spelling skills, extend vocabulary, and emphasize pattern recognition. Find all of the hidden words! […]