Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Thursday, November 17, 2016

Sunday, November 13, 2016

Did You Know- Insects

Did you know that in some places on Earth there are about as many insects in one square mile as there are people on the entire planet? That's A LOT of insects!

 Read more about insects using the links below:


Did You Know?- Sharks

Did you know that sharks are the only known fish that can blink with both eyes? Interesting!

 Read more about sharks using the links below:



Did You Know?- Tongues

We recently learned that crocodiles cannot stick out their tongues, now it is time to learn something about our own tongues.  Did you know that it is impossible to lick your own elbow with your tongue? It is!  Go ahead, give it a try!  See, I told you :)

Read more about tongues below:





Did You Know?- Crocodiles

Did you know that crocodiles cannot stick their tongues out? It's actually because of a membrane which holds their tongues in place. Cool! Now YOU know!

 Read more about crocodiles using the links below:






Saturday, November 12, 2016

Did You Know?- Moths

Did you know that moths can smell each other from miles away? What makes this even more interesting is that moths don't have noses.  So, how do they smell?  Well, they detect odor molecules through their antennae.  How cool is that?

 Read more about moths by using the links below:






Did You Know?- Grasshoppers

Did you know that if grasshoppers were the size of humans that they could jump from one end of a basketball court to the other end in one leap? Wow! That's amazing!

 How far can you jump in one leap?  How many jumps do you think it would take you to get from one end of a basketball court to another?

Have fun reading all about grasshoppers using the links below:







Did You Know?- Pigs

Did you know that it is physically impossible for pigs to look up at the sky?

Click below to read more about these fascinating animals:



Did You Know?- Dragonflies

Did you know that Dragonflies can see in all directions at once? They have incredible eyesight, but that's not the only amazing things about these insects.

 Have fun learning!

 Here are some links to information about Dragonflies:


 

Monday, November 7, 2016

Election Day 2016

Today is Election Day!  To celebrate we are going to do some fun voting and election activities.  It is going to be super fun and YOU will even be able to vote for President in class.  I can't wait to see who our class thinks will win the Presidential Election.

Have fun learning! :)