Teaching With Books
There was an old man from Peru,
Who dreamt he was eating his shoe;
He awoke in the night
In a terrible fright
And found it was perfectly true.
This poem is a limerick. A limerick is a short, funny poem with a specific rhyme scheme. Can you identify the rhyme scheme?
Banyan trees are large trees that are native to Asia. They grow well in warm climates. Banyan trees are known for their aerial roots, which grow in the air. Aerial roots start growing from the branch of an existing tree. Then they extend down to the ground. Eventually these roots become the trunks of new banyan trees.
Correct the sentences. Check spelling, punctuation, agreement, and homophones.
1. Astronomy is the study of the unoverse?
2. It is won of the oldest of all the science.
3. Many people are curious if their is other life in space
[Hint: There are six errors total.]
A year on Earth is 365 days. A year on Mars is about 686 Earth days.
If you are 10 years old on Earth, how old would you be on Mars? Show your work.