Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Politicians from Minnesota

Did you know?

The governor of Minnesota is Mark Dayton.  His family owned many stores, including the first Target store.

Minnesota has two senators.  One is Al Franken.  He was a comedian on Saturday Night Live.  Now he writes laws. 

The other senator is Amy Klobuchar.  She is the first woman senator from Minnesota.

Minnesota has eight Representatives.  One of them is Keith Ellison.  He is the first Muslim in Congress.  

 Another Representative from Minnesota is Michele Bachmann.  She is very famous for her opinions.  She is on TV a lot.  

Do you have a favorite politician?  Who is it?  Click "comments" to answer.  

Wednesday, January 23, 2013


Winter in Minnesota is long and cold, but sometimes beautiful!  Winter is November, December, January, February, and March.  Do you like winter?

 Spring in Minnesota is short and sweet.  Spring is April and May.

 Summer in Minnesota is beautiful!  It is hot and sunny and wonderful.  Summer is June, July, and August.

 Fall in Minnesota is colorful and fresh.  Fall is September and October.

What is your favorite season?  Click "comments" to answer.

Monday, January 14, 2013


How do you celebrate your birthday?

 Do you eat cake?

Do you wear a funny hat?

Do you do a birthday dance?

Click "Comments" to answer!

Thursday, January 10, 2013

Welcome to High Beginning!

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