Rural Missouri - September 2011 - (Page 34)

When I grow up, I want to be . . . archaeologist (1) athlete (7) dancer (3) detective (1) doctor (4) farmer (7) firefighter (2) highway patrolman (1) inventor (1) lawyer (6) movie director (1) nurse (5) photographer (1) pilot (1) policeman (3) scientist (2) teacher (4) truck driver (1) veterinarian (1) writer (2) H elp Buddy Bear find the careers listed in the puzzle below. The words can be found forward, backward or diagonally. Some words appear more than once — the number of times you can find a word is listed in parentheses behind the word. Stuck? The answer key can be found on the Rural Missouri website. Buddy Bear’s Word Watch T ry your hand at my monthly word watch. It’s easy. I’ll list three words for you to find. You read the stories in Rural Missouri and look for the words. When you find them, look them up in a dictionary to learn what they mean. Then send me a note telling me the stories where you found the words, what each word means as it’s used in the story and your age. If you get all the words right, your name goes into a drawing to win one of our Buddy Bear drawstring backpacks! We’ll pick up to five winners each month. Send your answers to: Buddy Bear’s Word Watch P. O. Box 1645 Jefferson City, MO 65102 Deadline to enter is Sept. 8. Kids, please wait a month before re-entering — and parents, this is only for kids up to age 15. Entries must be handwritten by the youth, please. Can you find this month’s words? 1) enfeebled 2) hardscrabble 3) painstakingly Since we held the state fair coloring contest in the August issue, we won’t have any winners this month. But be sure to enter to win next month! What type of car do farmers like to drive? CORNVERTIBLES! 34 WWW.RURALMISSOURI.COOP http://WWW.RURALMISSOURI.COOP

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Rural Missouri - September 2011

Rural Missouri - September 2011
Table of Contents
The story behind the stories
Hemp bales and history
Bear necessities
Out of the Way Eats
Open up and say ‘neigh!’
Back to the one-room school
Hearth and Home
News Briefs
The Missouri artist
Around Missouri

Rural Missouri - September 2011