Groundhog Day Activities

Learning About Real Groundhogs & Groundhog Day
The Marmot Burrow
An internet resource for marmots, marmoteers and marmotophiles
http://www.marmotburrow.ucla.edu/index.html
HogHaven Groundhogs (photos and sound clips!)
http://www.hoghaven.com/
Education World: Lesson plans, ideas, and links
http://www.educationworld.com/a_lesson/lesson048.shtml

 

Groundhog Day Word Activities
An Interactive Groundhog Quiz
http://a4esl.org/q/h/mc-lb-ghd.html
Enchanted Learning Groundhog Day Quiz
http://www.enchantedlearning.com/classroom/quiz/groundhogs.shtml
with a Picture Dictionary to help answer the quiz!
http://www.enchantedlearning.com/Dictionary.html

 

Famous Groundhog Websites
Our Canadian Wiarton Willie
http://www.wiarton-willie.org/index.cfm
USA Punxsutawney Phil
http://www.groundhog.org/
The Official Groundhog Site (by author Julia Spencer)
http://www.groundhogs.com/index.htm

 

Groundhog Day Art Activities

 

Other Related Activities

 

QuickTime movie - see how the earth moves to create the seasons
http://ksnn.larc.nasa.gov/k2/videos/s_seasons_H.html

 

E-cards
Punxsutawney Phil's postcards
http://www.punxsutawneyphil.com/postcards/
Card Boulevard
http://www.cardblvd.com/
HogHaven Groundhog Photocards
http://www.hoghaven.com/sendcard.html

 

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This page created January 2001,
revised January 2010.