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Who is the first person knew gymnastics?stefen osburg
HOW LONG DOSE FOR THE SUN TO MAKE EARTH WORMUPMIKAELE PALITE
What is a whisperdishOllie Newall
What will happen if internet is gone for ever?Babu Aboobacker
How long does it take the heat from the sun to get to EarthAlicia Phillips
What is the longest word in dictionaryNahal Saeed
How offten due metors hit earthVirgil Herron
Brain stroke how many can a human haveVirgil Herron
how fast can a train go?Thomas R
who was the first person to do scienceMarni Jade Trewavas
who made up the alphabetAlanta Clare
how do fidget spinners help people with a disablityMarni Jade Trewavas
what is a magnifing glassAlanta Clare
why do cats have nine livesAlanta Clare
What is the most expensive natural thing on earth?Saffron Clare
what is magic?Alanta Clare
How do printers put ink on paper?Ellie Hoffman
do wallabys live in nzluke kelsall
is downloading music from youtube illegal?Brielle Stretch
what is a dinosaur?izana parton-scown
How does mold form?cube block
How do dolphin's swim?cube block
why cant we live longerKilli Woodburn
How's life of Raccoons?cube block
Why is Greek Yogurt called, Greek Yogurt?Hanah Park
How do planes flyJoel Schoemaker
how many animals are there in NZNirvana Sluys
"Roses are Red, Violets are Blue" doesn't violet mean purple?Hanah Park
who is a fidgt spinner madeDevin craig
what is ice cream made out ofDevin craig
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Books friends are the very best friends.Just a week ago, my good book friend introduced me to Patience Mason as Teri knows of my interest in ABC books, particularly when teaching classification as a rhetorical mode (a post for anot
Since it is raining outside today, I decided to go to one of my favorite resource sites to do a search for “rain” to see what I could find!The resources and ideas just flooded in …A few of them were the ones I expected …But some were so much more …Here are just a few of the many resources found when I searched
While I was attending the NCFL Conference, someone asked me if I knew the Wonder of the Day from Wonderopolis that day ….I had to sadly admit that I did not know …But I quickly found out:While in a 4th grade classroom today, I gave an instruction to students getting
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How Old Are Fairy Tales?
From Cinderella to The Three Little Pigs, Sleeping Beauty to Rapunzel, fairy tales have been a beloved part of literature throughout history — just ask any kid from 3 to 93. In fact, most of us know t...
What Bedtime Story Would You Tell?
The earliest forms of storytelling were spoken. Storytellers recited stories from memory. They may also have used hand gestures and facial expressions.
Who Invented the Alphabet?
No single person or culture invented the alphabet — it has evolved over centuries. In order to understand modern alphabets, we must take a trip back through time.
How Can Four Legs Help You Become a Better Reader?
Family pets may not have a lot to say, but they make great listeners. Children are typically less stressed when reading aloud knowing their four-legged audience is patient and nonjudgmental.
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