October 5, 2021

Today’s Events & Happenings in History

October 5, 1970.
PBS began broadcasting on American television. The station quickly became known for its children's classics Sesame Street and Mr. Roger's Neighborhood.

For more: Watch our favorite Sesame Street episodes that help teach SEL skills!

Writing Prompt of the Day

What is your favorite thing to do on a rainy day?

Today's Awesome Person in History

Sonia Sotomayor:
Served as the first Latina Supreme Court justice, since August 8, 2009. Both of her parents were born in Puerto Rico.

Prompt: Sotomayor started her career as a lawyer. Do you have any thoughts on what career you’d like to have when you’re older?

Math Problem of the Day

Aiden read 2 pages in his chapter book every day for 7 days. The book has 32 total pages. How many pages does Aiden have left to read?