Ireland boasts a famously green countryside. Some people call it the "Emerald Isle." The capital of Ireland is Dublin. People have lived in the Dublin area since about 140 A.D.
There is a wide range of sizes among species of frogs. The world's biggest frog is the Goliath frog from western Africa. It grows to about a foot long and can weigh more than seven pounds. That's about the size of a house cat. The smallest frog, on the other hand, is smaller than a dime. It is called the Paedophryne amauensis. These frogs live in Papua New Guinea.
Read the sentences. Name the action words.
1. Yesterday, I returned The Cat in the Hat to the library.
2. I look at other books by Dr. Seuss.
3. I will take out Horton Hears a Who.
Do the sentences tell about something happening now in the present, something that happened in the past, or something that will happen in the future?
Write three sentences: one should tell about something that happened in the past; one should tell about something that is happening right now; and one should tell about something that will happen in the future. Draw pictures for your sentences.
A toy store is selling board games at a special price: 2 games for $19.75.
If you have $50.00, how many board games can you buy? Estimate your answer.
About how much change will you have left?
[Hint: round up to the nearest dollar.]