EL Civics for ESL Students

Groundhog Day Lesson, Page 2

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Groundhog Sees Its Shadow

What is the folklore of Groundhog Day?

  • If the groundhog sees his shadow, there will be six more weeks of winter weather. If he does not see his shadow, there will be an early spring.


  • The groundhog in this photo sees its shadow, so there will be six more weeks of winter weather.

 

Groundhogs Live In Tunnels

Where do groundhogs live?

  • They live in tunnels in the ground.


  • They use their sharp claws to dig the tunnels.


  • The tunnels are called burrows.

 

Groundhog Eating Grass

What do groundhogs eat?

  • They eat grass, berries, and other vegetation.

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