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

Shadows & Science

A Shadow Record
Creating Shadows
Shadow Drawings
How Are Shadows Made?
Me and My Shadow
Explore Activity: Experiment with a Shadow
How Do Shadows Change?
More Shadow Resources

Quizzes

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

Weather Resources

Popular Weather Printables, Grades K-5
Popular Science Printables, Grades 6-8
Trash & Climate Change
Weather Graph
Hurricanes
Frequently Asked Questions about Tsunamis
Popular Science Printables, Grades K-2
More Weather Resources for Teachers

Spring Resources

The Very Hungry Caterpillar Activities Booklet
Life Cycle of Butterflies
Butterfly Life Cycle Worksheet
Class Garden
Top 10 Spring Activities (K-8)
Rachel Carson: The Coming of a Silent Spring
The Sunflower
More Spring Resources for Teachers

Winter Resources

How Can You Make a Thermometer?
Martin Luther King, Jr. Videos & Activities
Weather Station
Winter Solstice – Videos & Activities
Types of Snow
Seasons Printables Slideshow
Tree Pattern
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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