Spring will come early this year.

According to Punxsutawney Phil, America's most famous groundhog, spring will come early this year.   Since, most of America is covered with ice and snow, this is welcomed news that brings  a pinch of hope for warmer weather and sun filled skies. 

 

Booklist

Joan Holub. Groundhog weather school 

When Groundhog realizes he needs helpers all over the country to accurately forecast the weather, he establishes a school to teach young groundhogs how to properly determine when spring will arrive.

Pamela Swallow. Groundhog gets a say 

Two groundhogs describe their various characteristics to a skeptical squirrel and crow. Text includes various facts about groundhogs.

 

Pat Miller. Substitute groundhog  

Too sick to perform his once-a-year job, Groundhog interviews other animals to come out of his hole on Groundhog Day.

Craft for Children Punxsutawney Phil Portrait