Tuesday, February 22, 2011
The state butterfly: Monarch. These fly to Mexico in the winter and return to Minnesota in the summer.
The state bird: Common Loon. Look how her baby rides on her back!
The state flower: Showy Lady's Slipper. Remember, you cannot pick these or buy them in a store!
The state fruit: Honeycrisp Apples. These were developed at the University of Minnesota. They are very delicious!
The state fish: Walleye, from one of Minnesota's 10,000 lakes!
The state rock: Lake Superior Agates. They are very beautiful!
What symbolizes your country? Please click "Comments" to tell us about the symbols of your country!
Posted by B at 3:06 PM
Monday, February 14, 2011
On Thursday, we are going to the state capitol building!
The inside of the capitol is very beautiful!
Governor Mark Dayton works at the capitol building.
The state senators work at the capitol, too.
What do you think about the state capitol? Click "Comments" to answer.
Posted by B at 3:57 PM