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Pun-Fueled Food Maps

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U.S. Map + Haha + Yum = Foodnited States of America

Via Seth Dixon
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This is fun. Kids need fun. Don't be fooled by the loudest kids complaining about how painful the puns may be. They are enjoying it the most and will be the ones talking about these examples most often and for longer.

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Julie Cidell's curator insight, March 9, 2015 10:34 AM

Puns and maps and food all in one place; what's not to love?

zane alan berger's curator insight, March 24, 2015 3:58 PM

This article relating to our agricultural unit boasts a fun way to view all 50 states by showing foods in the shape of a state along with a playful pun.

Paul Farias's curator insight, April 9, 2015 1:09 PM

I think the one that got me the best, was Arrozona thats a good one!

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Pecan, Caramel, Crawfish: Food Dialect Maps

Pecan, Caramel, Crawfish: Food Dialect Maps | Teacher Tools and Tips | Scoop.it
"ALL-monds," "AH-monds," or "I say something between 'l' and nothing"
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Pastoral Romance

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Betty Jo Patton spent her childhood on a 240-acre farm in Mason County, West Virginia, in the 1930s. Her family raised what it ate, from tomatoes to turkeys, pears to pigs. They picked, plucked, slaughtered, butchered, cured, canned, preserved, and rendered. They drew water from a well, cooked on a wood stove, and the bathroom was an outhouse. 

 

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excerpt: "I eventually asked Betty Jo what she thought of her granddaughter’s notion of returning to the land. Betty Jo smiled, but was blunt: “Leave it. There’s nothing romantic about it.”

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