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How do trains have traction?Killi woodburn
What is your favorite basketballKilli woodburn
Why do Fassa climb to mate?Crystal Hoskins
What states or countries do armadillos live inMichelle Martinez
How can people read minds?John Fiddes
who is better Ramos or Boateng?Ali E Jouhari
do kids still play with toysBrielle Stretch
Why is maths so hardBrielle Stretch
How does our brain workefwhbdn m cfvgbhn
why do we have nightmaresvfghv cfgvbhjnm
Why are the skies blue?asher wyllie
why do we think like we thinkaysha ion
are computers faster then are brains?Mia Hamilton
why do hamsters sleep all day?Mia Hamilton
What is my zodiac sign? ?
Are Teeth bones?Mia H
HOW DO THOSE SMALL HEADPHONES WORK?LUKE DAVIS-DYSON
Why do people say "blind as a bat" when bats really aren't blind at all?Bella Crawley
WHERES MY MUMBUB WINDEL
WHAT AM I WONDERING?LUK DAV DYSO
Why are burgers unhealthyOcter CHink
what are memesDAT BOI
why do kitties have whiskers?Killy Woodburn
why do cars not made to flyKilly Woodburn
How do banks take good care of other peoples money?Killy Woodburn
HOW DO BOAT MOTORS WORKTia kyle
how big is bigfootKilly Woodburn
How to get rid of hiccupscube block
How life jackets make you float ?cube block
why does gravity pull things down ?cube block
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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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