December 17, 2021

Today’s Events & Happenings in History

December 17, 1903:
Orville and Wilbur Wright made the first successful flight in an airplane.

The plane glided 120 feet in the air in 12 seconds. For more: Watch this video about the famous inventor brothers!

Writing Prompt of the Day

If you won the lottery, what would you do with the money?

Joke of the Day

Why did the dinosaur cross the road?

Because the chicken wasn’t born yet!

Math Problem of the Day

Nancy found nine seashells but three were broken. How many of her shells are unbroken?