Answer – Lydia Maria Child
Thursday – She is best known for writing a poem about visiting her grandfather’s house in 1845. It was called “The New-England Boy’s Song about Thanksgiving Day.”
Wednesday – She loved to visit her grandfather’s house.
Tuesday – She was born in 1802 and died at the age of 78.
Monday – This woman was an activist who fought for the rights of slaves, women, and Native Americans.
11/2/17 – Over forty million turkeys are consumed on Thanksgiving.
10/24/17 – The spring peeper is named for the sounds it makes as a sign winter is over and spring is coming.
Answer – Sydney Opera House
Thursday – After 15 years of construction, this building was opened and dedicated by Queen Elizabeth II on tomorrow’s date in 1973.
Wednesday – Its different roofs look like ships’ sails in the harbor.
Tuesday – It is built on the Nennelong Point in Sydney, Australia.
Monday – This building is the most famous work of Danish architect, Jørn Utzon.
10/16/17 – A turtle’s shell is made of about 50 bones.
10/11/17 – A proper beagle should have a white-tipped tail.
10/3/17 – A wombat’s droppings are cube shaped.
11/20/17 – The longest word in the English has 189,819 letters and takes 3.5 hours to pronounce. Click here to see the word.
9/25/17 – In Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets when Tom Felton said, “I didn’t know you could read” he was improvising because he forgot his lines.
11/13/17 – Netflix was founded in 1997, one year before Google.
9/18/17 – Billy goats urinate on their own heads to attract females.
Answer – Crazy Horse
Thursday – On September 5 in 1877, this Sioux chief was killed by a U.S. soldier.
Wednesday – There is a monument being carved of this man out of a mountain in South Dakota.
Tuesday – This Native American defeated General Custer at the Battle of the Little Bighorn.
Monday – This Native American is known for his resistance to the westward expansion of the white man.