Winter Wonders

Welcome to our In the Know topic for December, Winter Wonders. You may wish to take a look at other grade spans and recommend articles to students that are below or above their grade’s reading level.

Grades K-1 look at some of the ways communities make winter exciting and fun.

Grades 2-3 examine the Winter Solstice.

Grades 4-5 ask why we need winter.

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Photo Credit: Reprinted with permission of The Bethel Citizen