December 7, 2021

Today’s Events & Happenings in History

December 7, 1941:
Pearl Harbor was attacked.

This event led to the United States entering World War II.  For more: Watch this video from BrainPOP on the causes of World War II.

Wonderful Word of the Day

Oust: to force out or eject from a position.

Prompt: Use “oust” in a paragraph.

Would You Rather?

Would you rather explore the moon or the depths of the sea?

Optional: find a partner who has a different point of view and discuss!

Math Problem of the Day

Jordan is wrapping his mom’s present. The sides of the box are 12 inches by 4 inches by 9 inches. What is the area of wrapping paper he needs to cover all the sides?