November 10, 2021

Today’s Events & Happenings in History

November 10, 1969
Sesame Street
debuted on TV.

The show went on to become the most widely viewed children’s program in the world. It has aired in more than 120 countries. For more: Watch a video from season 40 featuring Lin-Manuel Miranda.

Quote of the Day

"Be silly, be honest,
be kind."
–Ralph Waldo Emerson

For more: What do you think is most important? Humor, honesty, or kindness?

Today's Brain Break!

It’s time to play Simon Says! Do it as a class or take turns with a partner or two. See who can stay in the game the longest.

Math Problem of the Day

Juan is baking cupcakes, but he wants to double the recipe. It calls for 2 ½ cups of flour. How many cups of flour does Juan need to add?