November 1, 2021

Today’s Events & Happenings in History

November 1, 1512
The ceiling of the Sistine Chapel in Rome, painted by artist Michelangelo, was shown for the first time.

Writing prompt: What would you paint on a ceiling? Sketch it out!

Writing Prompt of the Day

Should kids be paid an allowance to do chores around the house? Why or why not?

Today’s Awesome Person in History

Amelia Earhart:
Earhart was an American aviation pioneer and author. She was the first female aviator to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean.

For more: Watch this video from Bedtime History about Amelia Earhart.

Math Problem of the Day

Gage went shopping and bought 19 cupcakes, 18 apple pies, and 47 glazed donuts. How many items did he buy altogether?