Sunday, September 4, 2022

Adam and Eve

We just learned about Genesis Chapter 1 in the Bible.

In Genesis Chapter 2, God creates the first people, Adam and Eve.

(from: wikipedia - adam and eve)

Kid Facts - Blast from the past: Silent Night

Saturday, September 3, 2022

Bedroom in Arles

We just learned about the Van Gogh's Chair.

Another famous Van Gogh painting is Bedroom in Arles made in 1888.

This is a painting of Van Gogh's room when he was living in the Yellow House in France.

He actually painted this room three different times.

(from: wikipedia - bedroom in arles)

Kid Facts - Blast from the past: Codex Arundel

Friday, September 2, 2022

Hindi - Counting to Ninety Nine

We counted to 89 in Hindi, let's keep going!

90 नब्बे (nabbe) - sounds like nub-bee - 文A

91 नब्बे एक (nabbe ek) - sounds like nub-bee ay-k - 文A

92 नब्बे दो (nabbe do) - sounds like nub-bee doh - 文A

93 नब्बे तीन (nabbe teen) - sounds like nub-bee teen - 文A

94 नब्बे चार (nabbe chaar) - sounds like nub-bee chah-dr - 文A

95 नब्बे पांच (nabbe paanch) - sounds like nub-bee pah-nch - 文A

96 नब्बे छह (nabbe chhah) - sounds like nub-bee chay - 文A

97 नब्बे सात (nabbe saat) - sounds like nub-bee sah-t - 文A

98 नब्बे आठ (nabbe aath) - sounds like nub-bee arth - 文A

99 नब्बे नौ (nabbe nau) - sounds like nub-bee no - 文A

hindi devanagari
(from: wikipedia - devanagari)

Swahili: tisini, tisini na moja, tisini na mbili, tisini na tatu, tisini na nne, tisini na tano, tisini na sita, tisini na saba, tisini na nane, tisini na tisa

Russian: девяносто (devyanosto), девяносто один (devyanosto odin), девяносто два (devyanosto dva), девяносто три (devyanosto tri), девяносто семь (devyanosto sem'), девяносто восемь (devyanosto vosem'), девяносто девять (devyanosto devyat')

Norwegian: nitti, nittien, nittito, nittitre, nittifire, nittifam, nittiseks, nittisyv, nittiåtte, nittini

Greek: ενενήντα (enenínta), ενενήντα ένα (enenínta éna), ενενήντα δύο (enenínta dýo), ενενήντα τρεις (enenínta treis), ενενήντα τέσσερις (enenínta tésseris), ενενήντα πέντε (enenínta pénte), ενενήντα έξι (enenínta éxi), ενενήντα επτά (enenínta eptá), ενενήντα οκτώ (enenínta októ), ενενήντα εννέα (enenínta ennéa)

ASL: Ninety, ninety one, ninety two, ninety three, ninety four, ninety five, ninety six, ninety seven, ninety eight, ninety nine

Italian: novanta, novantuno, novantadoue, novantatre, novantaquattro, novantacinque, novantasei, novantasette, novantotto, novantanove

German: neunzig, einundneunzig, zweiundneunzig, dreiundneunzig, vierundneunzig, fünfundneunzig, sechsundneunzig, siebenundneunzig, achtundneunzig, neunundneunzig

Spanish: noventa, noventa y uno, noventa y dos, noventa y tres, noventa y cuatro, noventa y cinco, noventa y seis, noventa y siete, noventa y ocho, noventa y nueve

French: quatre-vingts dix, quatre-vingt onze, quatre-vingt douze, quatre-vingt treize, quatre-vingt quatorze, quatre-vingt quinze, quatre-vingt seize, quatre-vingt dix sept, quatre-vingt dix huit, quatre-vingt dix neuf

Thursday, September 1, 2022


We just learned about Jet Fuel.

Another type of thing made from oil is Kerosene, also called paraffin, or lamp oil.

This fuel is used for some rockets, for some jets, and also for cooking and fire lamps.
Some people even use it for some motors for boats or motorcycles.

(from: wikipedia - kerosene)

Kid Facts - Blast from the past: Tire Valve Stem

Wednesday, August 31, 2022

South American Coati

We just learned about the Northern Olingo.

Another animal in the same family is the South American Coati, also called the ring-tailed coati or the nasua nasua.

This animal is about 10 pounds, and has about 40 inches long.
It can be in a few different colors like black or brown, with rings on its tail and some white marks on its face.

These coati live in South America, mostly in the forests.

(from: wikipedia - south american coati)

Kid Facts - Blast from the past: Tufted Capuchin

Tuesday, August 30, 2022


We just learned about the Renal Pyramids and other things about the kidneys.

Let's learn a little about Sleep!

Even though we aren't really in control of our bodies while we sleep, there is a lot of science to why we sleep, and how we sleep.
The body lets out some chemicals into the brain that helps us sleep, the eyeballs move around, our breathing changes, and then eventually we wake up.

We don't know all the secrets of sleeping, but there is a lot of science that we do know about sleep!

(from: wikipedia - sleep)

Kid Facts - Blast from the past: Vestibule of the Ear

Monday, August 29, 2022


We just learned about the country of Guyana

Let's learn a little about the country of Paraguay!

ered by Argentina to the south and southwest, Brazil to the east and northeast, and Bolivia to the north This country is in South America, and borders Argentina, Brazil and Bolivia.
It is about 406,000 square kilometers square kilometers, and about 7 million people live there.
The people in this country speak Spanish and Guarani.

(from: wikipedia - paraguay)

The flag of Paraguay is red white and blue, with the coat of arms on one side and the treasury sign on the other.
The coat of arms says Republica del Paraguay, which means Republic of Paraguay.
The treasury sign says Paz y Justicia, which means Peace and Justice.
The colors are for independence and liberty.

(from: wikipedia - flag of paraguay)

To eat in this country you might have asado, which is barbecued beef, pork, chicken or sausage.

(from: wikipedia - asado)

Visiting this country you might go see Salto Ñacunday, a waterfall in the country that is 40 meters high.

(from: wikipedia - nacunday national park)

In Paraguay there is a place called the Pantanal, which is the world's largest tropical wetland and flooded grasslands.

(from: wikipedia - pantanal)

Kid Facts - Blast from the past: Tajikistan