Chickens – Did You Know?

Chickens – Did You Know?

Have you ever seen baby chicks? During Easter, they are sometimes given as gifts.  Especially since the pandemic, people have been buying up baby chicks not only for pets, but to provide eggs for their families! When times are tough or uncertain, more people raise chickens. Children can help collect the eggs or feed them. […]

Did You Know? Grasshoppers

Did You Know? Grasshoppers

Remember that insect with the cute green legs and wings hopping up and down in the summer grass? Well, those green legs might be coming your way if you live in a drought infected land. More fascinating grasshopper facts – Grasshoppers like to live in semiarid regions, grasslands, and tropical forests Grasshopper lifespan is one […]

Happy Dog Day!

Happy Dog Day!

Bow-Wow! Let’s spoil our four-legged paw friends especially on National Dog Day! Why not: Buy a special toy for your puppy dog Play with your dog Praise your dog Give your dog a special food treat Give your dog a bath or haircut Go for a walk with your dog Pet your dog Look at […]

Animal Word Search Game #1

Let’s have fun with this free word search based on some of your favorite animals. If you want to read exciting animal stories (in addition to the animal stories in Learning to Read: Favorite Fairy Tales) go to National Geographic. You can even sign up for the National Geographic newsletter. Word search puzzles develop spelling […]