Famous Dogs and Cats

Do you know the names of these famous dogs and cats? Match each animal’s name with its claim to fame.

1. Charlie Brown’s dog

a. Toto

2. Smiling cat in Alice in Wonderland

b. Puss in Boots

3. Dog who orbited in Sputnik II

c. Snoopy

4. Nursemaid dog in Peter Pan

d. Slippers

5. Dorothy’s dog in The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

e. Laika

6. Fairy-tale cat that outwits a giant

f. Benji

7. Small shaggy mutt in movies and on TV

g. Cheshire Cat

8. Dog Star (brightest star in the sky)

h. Sirius

9. Six-toed gray cat of President Theodore Roosevelt

i. Sandy

10. Little Orphan Annie’s dog

j. Nana

Answers:

(1) c, (2) g, (3) e, (4) j, (5) a, (6) b, (7) f, (8) h, (9) d, (10) i.

Amazing Olympics

Find forty-two terms that relate to the Summer Olympic Games by reading up, down, backward, forward, or diagonally: archery, arena, athletes, balancing beam, basketball, bicycle, boxing, discus, dives, equestrian, field, games, gold, heat, javelin, lap, lose, marathon, mat, medal, oar, parallel bars, plunge, pole vault, race, relay, row, run, score, serve, shot put, sport, swim, team, throw, tie, time, track, volleyball, water, win, wrestle.

When you finish the word square, there will be fourteen unused letters. Read them from left to right and from top to bottom to discover how often the Summer Olympic games are held.

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every four years.

Sing a Song

Work the crossword puzzle by completing these phrases from songs in Sing With Me.

Across:

  1. 1.

    I see our ______ ev’ry week

  2. 5.

    ______ us gather in a circle

  3. 6.

    I hope they call me on a ______

  4. 9.

    Jesus ______ the little children

  5. 10.

    Children of the ______ of Zion

  6. 12.

    Dare to do ______

  7. 13.

    I think when I ______ that sweet story of old

  8. 16.

    Listen to the still, small ______

  9. 19.

    Mother ______, I love you so

  10. 20.

    If you chance to ______ a frown

  11. 22.

    He shall feed his ______

  12. 23.

    I want to give the Lord my ______

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  1. 2.

    Jesus ______ risen

  2. 3.

    ______ the leafy treetops

  3. 4.

    Let’s ______ kind to one another

  4. 5.

    I know my Father ______

  5. 6.

    ______ daddy is my fav’rite pal

  6. 7.

    God has numbered in the ______

  7. 8.

    I am a child ______ God

  8. 10.

    Give, said the little ______

  9. 11.

    ______ is a special day

  10. 12.

    Father, I will ______ be

  11. 14.

    ______ as I’m doing

  12. 15.

    I thank ______, dear Father

  13. 17.

    ______ with all your hearts

  14. 18.

    ______! hello

  15. 21.

    As I watch the rising ______

Answers:

Across—(1) bishop, (5) Let, (6) mission, (9) loved, (10) Saints, (12) right, (13) read, (16) voice, (19) dear, (20) meet, (22) flock, (23) tenth. Down—(2) has, (3) in, (4) be, (5) lives, (6) My, (7) sky, (8) of, (10) stream, (11) Saturday, (12) reverent, (14) Do, (15) thee, (17) If, (18) Hello, (21) sun.

Going Around in Circles