How Drinking Tea Began: According to Chinese legend, the pleasure and health benefits of drinking tea were first discovered in 2727 BC by the Emperor Shen Nung, a scholar and herbalist who regularly consumed boiled water for its hygienic qualities. [click for article]
Did you know there are thousands of unique Cinderella stories told around the world? If you study the continents in your social studies curriculum, this is a great way to connect content areas. My students loved finding each country on the map and naming its continent before reading the corresponding fairy tales! Common Core aligned!