February 2019

The History of Groundhog Day
Videos (1)
Games (1)

Academic Standards


Reading Objective:

Children will explore the story of Groundhog Day and develop their own opinion about the legend.


Social Studies Focus:

history, holidays


ELA Skills:

key details, cause and effect, use visuals, vocabulary, automaticity, persuasive writing


Page 4 Skill:

read a chart



legend, Europe, hibernation, burrows



RI.2.1, RI.2.3, RI.2.4, RI.2.7, RI.2.10, RF.2.4.B, W.2.1, W.2.8, SL.2.2