Word of the Day #9: Icicle

Word-of-the-Day: Icicle


Word of the Day is designed to help children learn how to use a dictionary, whilst simultaneously expanding their vocabulary. Today’s Word of the Day begins with the letter ‘I’. The word is: icicle.

icicle n. Tapering ice-formation, produced by freezing of successive drops of water trickling from the point of attachment.

Winter is drawing in and the playgrounds will soon be slippery. Why not combine this with a lesson on the dangers of winter?

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