November 9, 2021

Today’s Events & Happenings in History

November 9, 1921
Albert Einstein was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics.

The prize was awarded “for his services to Theoretical Physics, and especially for his discovery of the law of the photoelectric effect.” For more: check out this biography video from Bedtime History.

Wonderful Word of the Day

Relating to cats or the cat family.

Prompt: Use “feline” in a paragraph.

Would You Rather?

Would you rather eat ice cream from a cake cone, sugar cone, pretzel cone, or waffle cone?

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

Math Problem of the Day

Christopher leaves his house at 4:00. He walks to his friend’s house 15 minutes away. He plays for 45 minutes and walks home. What time does he arrive home?