A Virtual Field Trip to Punxsutawney, PA

February 2nd, 2001 by ClickSchooling Leave a reply »

Happy Groundhog Day! Time for a virtual field trip to Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania to see the infamous groundhog, Punxsutawney Phil! We have to recommend 3 websites so that you can get all the information about this most auspicious occasion.

Recommended Websites:

Phil’s Digital Den

At this website you can see the webcast of the events in Punxsutawney, PA this morning as Phil the Groundhog emerged from his den to predict 6 more weeks of winter. You can also take a cyber tour of Pennsylvania — with Phil as your guide!

Groundhog Day History

At this site read all about the European tradition of this holiday and the reasons for its popularity in modern times. You can also peruse an archive of Phil’s weather predictions over the years.

Punxsutawney Phil

At this website you can play Interactive Groundhog Games including:

  • Groundhogese Translator — learn groundhog speak!
  • Ask the Groundhog — similar to Magic 8 Ball!
  • Groundhog Impostors — who’s trying to steal Phil’s fame?

Have fun!


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