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Answer the following questions:
1. What does a groundhog look like? Use descriptive words to describe its features.

2. What do groundhogs like to eat?

3. How are groundhogs called in Canada?.

4. Identify what creatures are enemies of groundhogs.

5. Describe what a groundhog's burrow looks like.

6. What happens during hibernation?

7. When is Groundhog's Day and what happens on that day?

8. If a groundhog sees his shadow on Groundhog's Day, what is that supposed to mean?

And now take a quiz to check what you know........

Learn from those sites:
Enchanted Learning - Groundhog/Woodchuck
Alberta Watchable Wildlife - Woodchuck
Groundhog 101
Groundhogs at HogHaven Dunkirk Dave - Groundhog Family Album - Groundhog Day History - European Roots
Dunkirk Dave - Groundhog Haven
The Adventures of Punxsutawney Phil, Wiarton Willie, and Pothole Pete

Pages of links (with a map and the names of all the groundhogs who offer previsions...)


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