10 Cute Kids Books for Groundhog Day!

Punxsutawney Phil

Will the groundhog see his shadow this year? Will there be six more weeks of winter or will Punxsutawney Phil predict and early spring? The answers to these question will be revealed on February 2nd!

Do you know about these five fun facts about Groundhog Day?

1. Groundhogs are also called woodchucks.

2. Groundhogs live in burrows.

3. Punxsutawney Phil is a special groundhog that lives in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania.

4. On Groundhog Day hundreds of people gather together at Gobbler Hill in Pennsylvania to celebrate Punxsutawney Phil.

5. Groundhog Day was the idea of a Pennsylvania newspaper editor, in 1887, who claimed the groundhog was the only true weather forecaster.

10 Cute Kids Books for Groundhog Day!.

Grab a book or more from this excellent list by Victoria at ABC Creative Learning, Where Ideas Bloom and learn all about Punxsutawney Phil. And then make a prediction about the weather. Will Phil see his shadow and run back inside his burrow for six more weeks of winter weather or will he stay outside and play knowing that spring is on it’s way?


About Prairie Garden Girl

I am a wife who is adored by my Sweet Perry. Together we are parents to five boys and grandparents to seven unique grands. Pa Perry and Oma Sue love instilling the love of learning in the hearts of Johannah, Joshua & Jaxon; Henry & Charlotte and Lily & Lane. I am a reader. I am an aspiring children's picture book writer. I am a creator who sews and paints with acrylics and watercolors and sketches with colored pencil. I am an educator to hundreds of students, throughout the years. I am a cyclist on a pink Marin Portofina, and a 5K jogger. Perry and I are organic gardeners and enjoy homesteading on the Illinois prairie. Life is a beautiful ride with my Sweet P. Together, Perry and I feel life is a journey filled with joy. We want to live our lives by leaving the world a better place.
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3 Responses to 10 Cute Kids Books for Groundhog Day!

  1. Victoria says:

    Thank you for sharing!!

    Liked by 1 person

  2. Didn’t realize there were so many books for this “holiday”. Thanks for sharing these Suzy!

    Liked by 1 person

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