Peter Roop



Peter Roop, a Wisconsin State Teacher of the Year, has been bringing books and children together for over 30 years. He has written extensively for Cricket and Cobblestone Magazines. He currently writes and speaks full-time. Last year he visited 10 states and talked with over 10,000 students! Connie Roop, a high school environmental science teacher, is a recipient of the Women Leaders in Education Award from the American Association of University Women and a Kohl Education Foundation Award for Exceptional Teaching. Last Year Connie visited four states and shared her writing experiences with 5,000 students..

Together, Connie and Peter have written 100 children's books ranging from historical fiction to nonfiction. Seven of their books are "Rea
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“Q: Why did the cranberries turn so red?
A: They saw the salad dressing!

Q: What was the Pilgrim’s favorite music?
A: Plymouth rock!

Q: What’s the best way to eat turkey on Thanksgiving?
A: Gobble it.

Q: What key do you use the most on Thanksgiving?
A: A tur-key!

Q: What did the turkey say when the Pilgrim grabbed him by the tail feathers?
A: That’s the end of me!

Q: What did the turkey say just before it was popped into the oven?
A: I’m really stuffed.”
Peter Roop, Let's Celebrate Thanksgiving

“Q: If a Pilgrim threw a pumpkin into the air, what came down?
A: Squash!

Q: How did the Pilgrims catch squirrels?
A: They climbed trees and acted like nuts.

Q: How did the Pilgrims spell mousetrap with only three letters?
A: C A T

A turkey is a funny bird
It’s head goes wobble, wobble.
All it knows is just one word,
“Gobble, gobble, gobble!”
Peter Roop, Let's Celebrate Thanksgiving

“Q: Where did the Pilgrims play cards on the Mayflower?
A: On the deck!

Q: What did the Pilgrims have when they caught 10 ducks?
A: A lot of quackers.

Q: What letters did the Pilgrim boy say when he saw there was no food on the table?
A: O I C U R M T”
Peter Roop, Let's Celebrate Thanksgiving

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