Nord Stream Pipelines

Nord Stream Pipelines

It appears the Nord Stream Pipelines are leaking. This is a real disaster for Europe. Did you know? Explosions rattled the Baltic Sea on Tuesday Unusual leaks were discovered on the Nord Stream 1 and 2 pipelines The pipelines run underwater from Russia to Germany The Nord Stream pipes carry natural gas from Russia to […]

Rosh Hashanah

Rosh Hashanah

Happy Rosh Hashanah!  Sunday is the start of Rosh Hashanah, also known as the Jewish New Year, which marks the beginning of the Jewish High Holy Days. This holiday has been celebrated for over 1,000 years. Did you know? The Book of Leviticus includes a passage in which God tells Moses that the first day of […]

Albert Pujols Hits 700th Home Run

Albert Pujols Hits 700th Home Run

Congratulations to Albert Pujols for hitting his 700th home run. Baseball gained another fourth player in major league history to hit 700 home runs. Did you know – Albert Pujols is the first from the Dominican Republic to reach that mark He’s the first Latino member of the 700 club A short time ago, Pujols […]

Preparedness Month

Preparedness Month

September is national preparedness month. So are you prepared? Are you ready for rainstorms, snowstorms, tornadoes, hurricanes, tidal waves, mudslides, volcanoes, floods, droughts, earthquakes, fire and more? Here are a few tips to help you get prepared – Stay alert to the news Stay away from the windows during a bad storm Seek shelter in […]

News

News

Where do you go to get your news? There are so many options. It can be a little overwhelming. New television stations come while some old ones go away. Please check out the accuracy and issues that are presented. “Agenda setting” is when the media decides which issues are important enough to even present to […]

Mayflower Day

Mayflower Day

September 16th is Mayflower Day. In 1620 the Pilgrims left Plymouth, England to find a place to practice religious freedom. Did you know? The Pilgrims also wanted to find a better life for themselves The Pilgrims were headed to Virginia on a ship called the “Mayflower” Due to a storm, they landed off the coast […]

Railroad Strike

Railroad Strike

The railroad workers are set to strike on Friday, September 16th. Let’s take a look at this current event. Did you know? A workers strike is when the employees refuse to work The railroad workers do not want to have to work on their days off The employees want better wages and a fair contract […]

9/11 Wordsearch

9/11 Wordsearch

Help your child learn about the story of the September 11, 2001 attacks against America. The 9/11 Memorial & Museum tells the story through media, narratives, and artifacts, presenting visitors with personal stories of loss, recovery, and hope. Activities your child can do at home include – Write a letter to a local hero to thank […]

Queen Elizabeth II Word Search

Queen Elizabeth II Word Search

Queen Elizabeth II died at the age of 96 this past week. She was born in England on April 21, 1926 and became queen at the young age of 25 years. Queen Elizabeth had a lifelong love of dogs, especially corgis. Queen Elizabeth ruled the United Kingdom for seven decades. Her reign of 70 years […]

Read a Book Day

Read a Book Day

Happy “Read a Book Day”! It is from books that we learn some of the most important lessons in life. For instance, doctors, lawyers, plumbers, electrical engineers, teachers, public relations directors, IT professionals, police, and others all have learned more about their jobs by reading a book. Celebrate today by reading from the book of […]