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Groundhog Day Teacher Resources

February 2nd – Groundhog Day – is the day to celebrate the continuation of winter or herald the approach of spring, depending on the groundhog and his shadow. Browse our lessons and printables to find academically relevant materials for your class. We have fun worksheets about shadows, information about the season of winter and the history of Groundhog Day, and other winter holidays resources.

Educational Videos

Groundhog Day Videos & Activities

Printables

Science Fun: Shadow Match
Science and Art: Making Shadows
A Shadow Record
Hand Shadows & Groundhog Day
Investigate Activity: Observing Shadows Caused by Sunlight
History of Groundhog Day
Weather Tales
Earth and Shadows: The Reasons for Seasons
February Fun

Shadows & Science

Groundhog Day: Hand Shadows
Creating Shadows
Shadow Drawings
How Are Shadows Made?
Examining Shadows at Noon
Me and My Shadow
Explore Activity: Experiment with a Shadow
More Shadow Resources

Quizzes

Types of Snow Quiz
Groundhog Day Quiz
Winter Games Historical Facts Quiz
Winter Word Problems Quiz
More Winter Resources for Teachers

Weather Resources

Popular Science Printables, Grades 6-8
Popular Weather Printables, Grades K-5
Weather Graph
Hurricane Katrina
Hurricane Katrina Reading Warm-Up
Summer Crossword Puzzle
Frequently Asked Questions about Tsunamis
More Weather Resources for Teachers

Spring Resources

The Very Hungry Caterpillar Activities Booklet
The Sunflower
Life Cycle of Butterflies
Rachel Carson: The Coming of a Silent Spring: Comprehension Questions
Rachel Carson: The Coming of a Silent Spring: Reading Passage
Classroom Tree Bulletin Board
Describe the Rainy Day
More Spring Resources for Teachers

Winter Resources

Seasons Printables Slideshow
Winter Solstice – Videos & Activities
Weather Station
Martin Luther King, Jr. Videos & Activities
Winter Math & Art Bulletin Board
Groundhog Day Videos & Activities
Writing Activities: Using the Newspaper
More Winter Resources for Teachers

Other Winter Holidays

Chinese New Year Teacher Resources
Christmas – Teacher Resources
December Holidays Resources for Teachers
Hanukkah - Teacher Resources
Kwanzaa – Teacher Resources
New Year's – Teacher Resources
Presidents' Day Teacher Resources
Valentine's Day – Teacher Resources

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