TITLE

Meet the Meerkats

PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
Scholastic News -- Edition 2;Feb2008, Vol. 64 Issue 5, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on the meerkats and the Groundhog Day.
ACCESSION #
28603310

 

Related Articles

  • Legend of a furry weather prophet. Phillips, D. // Canadian Geographic;Jan/Feb92, Vol. 112 Issue 1, p14 

    Comments on the February 2 legend of Groundhog Day. Emerging from his burrow and seeing his shadow gives the signal for six more weeks of winter; The falling of the day exactly halfway between the winter solstice and the spring equinox; Providing an opportunity to celebrate the fact that winter...

  • ON FEBRUARY 2, PUNXATAWNY PHIL HAS IT OVER AL GORE.  // Media Industry Newsletter;2/1/2010, Vol. 63 Issue 5, p10 

    The article focuses on the celebration of Groundhog Day in the U.S. on February 2, 2010.

  • Phil and His Shadow.  // Scholastic News -- Edition 5/6;1/28/2013, Vol. 81 Issue 14, p3 

    The article focuses on Groundhog Day in the town of Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania where people wait for a fur ball named Punxsutawney Phil to pop out of his burrow and help predict the weather in the U.S.

  • Groundhogs, students are shadowing today. Molinari, Deanne // Grand Rapids Business Journal;02/02/98, Vol. 16 Issue 5, p7 

    Focuses on the Groundhog Shadow Day '98, organized nationally by local chamber of commerce for fifth and 12th grade students of Grand Rapids, Michigan. Job areas that will be covered in the event; Opportunities provided by the event; Importance of communication skills.

  • Going groundhog wild. Kenny, Jack // New Hampshire Business Review;1/24/2003, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p3A 

    Reports on the celebration of the Groundhog Day in Nashua, New Hampshire. Venue of the celebration; Participation of city mayor Bernie Streeter in the celebration; Aim of the festivity to raise an amount for the Greater Nashua Salvation Army.

  • Groundhog sky. Berman, Bob // Discover;Feb95, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p42 

    Discusses the scientific basis of Groundhog Day, a day in the week of February 2 when rodents emerge to look for their shadows. Week of February 2 as the astronomical point of winter; Scenarios; Sky transparencies.

  • A groundhog brings on the heat.  // Saturday Night;Apr97, Vol. 112 Issue 3, p13 

    Focuses on Groundhog Day in Wiarton, Ontario. Wiarton Willie's prediction on the early spring of groundhog.

  • Groundhog Day. Andrews, Jeanmarie // Early American Life;Feb2001, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p60 

    Deals with the history of the Groundhog Day in the U.S. Role of the Christian ritual called Candlemas in the origins of Groundhog Day; Information on the earliest written reference to Groundhog Day.

  • Eat Your Phil.  // Ranger Rick;Feb2004, Vol. 38 Issue 2, p13 

    Presents information on recipe for making treat for celebrating the Groundhog Day. INSET: WHAT YOU NEED.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics