27 Jul

Summer Olympic Games Quiz

  1. The 2012 Summer Olympic Games are in London, England, starting July 27. Where were the first Olympic Games held?
    • a. Paris, France
    • b. Athens, Greece
    • c. New York City, USA
    • d. Sydney, Australia
  2. What sport will be an Olympic medal event for the first time at this summer’s games?
    • a. Beach volleyball
    • b. Canoeing
    • c. Women’s boxing
    • d. Men’s boxing
  3. What are the names of the London 2012 mascots?
    • a. Hiya and Cheerio
    • b. Wenlock and Mandeville
    • c. William and Catherine
    • d. Big Ben and Parliament
  4. Which city has hosted the Summer Olympic Games the most?
    • a. London, England
    • b. Beijing, China
    • c. Los Angeles, USA
    • d. Paris, France
  5. What is your favorite Olympic sport to watch?


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20 Jul

Picnic Matching Game

Summertime is a great time for a picnic! You can eat lots of yummy food outside and play when you’re done. Just make sure to help clean up first. Match the clues at the bottom with their pictures below.
picnic with kids

Clues

  1. This crunchy fruit also tastes good in a pie.
  2. This veggie has ears.
  3. Eat this fast so it won’t melt.
  4. Ask these guests to leave if they show up.
  5. Have a seed-spitting contest with this fruit.
  6. This is the opposite of a cool cat.
  7. You can drink this and swim in it.
  8. These are made from spuds.

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20 Jul

Straighten Out These States!

All 50 United States of America decide to celebrate the 4th of July at a fireworks show. But a few of the states sit too close to the action. The loud noises startle them, and their letters get all jumbled up. Oh, no! Can you unscramble the name of each state below?

1. maalaba
2. thau
3. ronficalai
4. xesat
5. namiosnet
6. moetvrn
7. zroniaa
8. doclroao
9. ginhswnota
10. aankss
11. nkbrseaa
12. yarndmal

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