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Fun Stuff
Crossword Puzzle
Across
1. Ploy
4. Requiring secret
knowledge
9. Disapproves
10. Angry
11. Land measure
12. Perplexing
14. Disney cartoon
character
16. Mournful poem
20. Scorn
21. Fencing sword
24. Female relative
25. Pills
26. Unmarried
27. Precious
stones
Sudoku Rules: The rules of the game are simple. Fill in
all the squares in the grid so that each row, column and
each of the 3x3 squares contains all the digits from 1 to
9 without repeats or omissions.
2018 December/January
Pg 16 - The Sunshine Express
Riddle Me
1 - What is made of wood but can¡¯t be
sawed?
2 - What do you call a famous lobster?
3 - What do tigers have that no other
animal can have?
A young boy enters the local barber shop, where
the barber whispers to his customer, ¡°This is the
dumbest kid in the world. I¡¯ll prove it to you.¡±
The barber puts a dollar bill in one hand and two
quarters in the other, then calls the boy over, shows
him his choices and asks, ¡°Which do you want,
son?¡±
The boy takes the quarters and leaves.
¡°What did I tell you?¡± said the barber, ¡°That kid
never learns!¡±
Later, as the customer leaves, he sees the same
young boy coming out of the ice cream store.
¡°Hey, son! May I ask you a question? Why did you
take the quarters instead of the dollar bill?¡±
The boy licked his cone and replied, ¡°Because the
day I take the dollar, the game is over!¡±
Can you color the Christmas scene at right to match
the picture below? How about choosing your own
colors and making a unique masterpiece? Whatever
you decide, have FUN!!
Color Me
Sudoku
Commonyms
Two Turkeys #66: ¡®So cold¡¯
Last Laugh
I am a seed with three letters in my
name. Take away the last two and I still
sound the same. What am I?
Can you find a support in
the words below?
SMILE GOOD
Can you find a sign in
the words below?
FIRST OPEN
Down
1. Worldwide
2. US military
officer
3. Unit of length
5. Precipitation
6. Astounding
7. Come out into
view
8. Ordinary
13. Celestial
15. Lamp
17. Parts of a play
18. Catches sight of
19. Creatures
22. Fragment
23. Woodwind
instrument
¡°Dare, dream, dance, smile and
sing loudly! And have faith that
love is an unstoppable force!¡±
- Suzanne Brockmann
¡°If fear is cultivated it will become
stronger, if faith is cultivated it
will achieve mastery.¡±
- John Paul Jones
Tease Me
Find Me
A commonym is group of words that have a common
trait. For example: the words: A Wave - A Smile
- A Hug... They¡¯re all contagious. Can you solve
these commonyms?:
1- Pan - Cup - Cheese
2- Straw - Blue - Goose
Time for a break and some fun!
(Solutions/Answers are on page 15)
Cryptogram