By, Jo Carol Hebert Which came first? The bicycle or the wheel? 3500 B.C.E. Those ancient Sumerians of present-day Iraq are credited with devising the first ‘vehicle’ wheel. (This is […]
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by, Jo Carol Hebert There are plenty of animals in the world. Some are cute and fuzzy, while others are just plain weird. Today we are going to discover the […]
Who is Sally Lightfoot? a Canadian figure skater a British news reporter a Galapagos Island crab Surprise! Sally Lightfoot is a Galapagos Island crab. Possibly named for the energetic dancing […]
By, Marie Dentan What do Zimbabwe, Dominica, Uganda, and Mexico have in common? They, like those of a number of other countries, have birds on their national flags. Why do […]
Listen and read-along with this cute poem by, Marieke Steiner Come climb into the cat cab. Pay your fare and do not gab. You will find your trip’s a real […]
To wrap up “Cat Week” we have a fun project for you to do at home. Check out how to make a DIY “Moving” Paper Cat (it doesn’t really move […]