Fun ’n Friendsy

By Patricia L. Dombrink


Time for School

School bells are ringing around the world. Can you match each country below with its proper school spelling?

1. France

a. schule

2. Germany

b. school

3. Sweden

c. gakkoo

4. Spain

d. école

5. Turkey

e. escuela

6. Japan

f. okul

7. Australia

g. skola

Answers:

(1) d, (2) a, (3) g, (4) e, (5) f, (6) c, (7) b.

Think-Ink Crossword

Graphy, the ink genie, writes only words with “ink” in them. find the words that fit these definitions:

Crossword

Across

1. Uppermost edge.

2. To go under.

4. Small article or ornament.

6. Weasel-like animal.

8. Single unit of a chain.

10. Red tint.

11. Flicker of light.

Down

1. Involuntary eye movement.

3. Area for skating.

4. Use of brain.

5. What an unskilled repairman does.

7. Tight twist.

9. Quickly closing one eye.

Answers:

Across—(1) brink, (2) sink, (4) trinket, (6) mink, (8) link, (10) pink, (11) twinkle. Down—(1) blink, (3) rink, (4) think, (5) tinker, (7) kink, (9) wink.