Wautoma, WI
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0:56 AM CDT
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Temperature
52°F
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50°F
Humidity
93%
Wind
NW at 5 mph
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30.09 in. F
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10.00 mi.
Sunrise
05:40 a.m.
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08:26 p.m.
Morning Forecast (7:00am-12:00pm)
Temperatures will range from 53 to 68 degrees with clear skies. Winds will remain steady around 11 miles per hour from the north. No precipitation is expected.
7-Day Forecast
Monday
73°F / 53°F
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Tuesday
74°F / 54°F
Scattered Showers
Wednesday
76°F / 54°F
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Thursday
78°F / 55°F
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Friday
77°F / 52°F
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Saturday
73°F / 52°F
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Sunday
79°F / 55°F
Partly Cloudy
Detailed Short Term Forecast
Issued at 0:56 AM CDT
Monday...Temperatures will range from a high of 73 to a low of 53 degrees with partly cloudy skies. Winds will range between 5 and 13 miles per hour from the westnorthwest. Less than 1 tenth inch of rain is possible.
This Afternoon ...Temperatures will range from 73 to 67 degrees with partly cloudy skies. Winds will range between 6 and 13 miles per hour from the northwest. Rain amounts of less than a tenth of an inch are expected.
This Evening ...Temperatures will range from 66 to 57 degrees with partly cloudy skies. Winds will range between 5 and 9 miles per hour from the west. No precipitation is expected.
Overnight ...Temperatures will range from 57 to 54 degrees with partly cloudy skies. Winds will remain steady around 10 miles per hour from the northwest. No precipitation is expected.
Tuesday...Temperatures will range from a high of 74 to a low of 54 degrees with partly cloudy skies. Winds will range between 4 and 11 miles per hour from the northwest. 0.34 inches of rain are expected.

'In My Barn' game helps young students build math skills

June 7, 2012 | 0 comments

A new online game developed for pre-kindergarten and kindergarten students is now available on MyAmericanFarm.org, the popular agricultural gaming site. "In My Barn" is the first game for a pre-K-K audience on My American Farm.

Students use math skills to help Farmer Faye, a character in the game, care for her animals. As they play the game, students earn points which help them fill a grain storage silo.

Once students fill the silo they earn a new stamp to add to their Passport for Sustainability - the tool that helps youth keep track of their journey through the various My American Farm online games.

In My Barn is closely aligned with the PBS Kids Ready to Learn Math Framework, which supports STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) learning. The game also meets national standards for mathematics instruction.

"We're excited to launch this new STEM-related game and activities on My American Farm," said Dan Durheim, executive director of the American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture.

He added, "A solid understanding of core subjects such as science and mathematics lays the groundwork for students to grow in their understanding of where food, fiber and renewable fuels come from."

The My American Farm educational gaming resource is a special project of the American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture. The site and resources are made possible through the support of title sponsor, Pioneer Hi-Bred, a DuPont business.

To take advantage of free My American Farm resources, games and activities, visit www.myamericanfarm.org.

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