Words that remind us of pizza are hidden in this puzzle. Some words are hidden backward
or diagonally, and some letters are used twice. See if you can find:
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NAPLES, OIL, OVEN,
Thursday, July 19, 2018
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• In the late 1700s and early
1800s, pizza was the food of
the lazzaroni, or poor people,
in Naples, Italy. The flatbread,
topped with garlic, cheese,
tomatoes, oil and anchovies, was
cheap and easy to eat.
• As Italians began to move
to the U.S. for jobs, they brought
their favorite pizzas with them. The first
licensed pizzeria in the United States was G.
Lombardi’s in New York City, founded in 1905.
You can still eat at Lombardi’s today!
• Many Americans never tasted pizza until
decades later, especially after World War II,
when people began to move west in larger
• On average, each American eats 46 slices
of pizza every year. And 350 slices are sold
• You can put just about anything on
a pizza. Some unusual toppings include
hardboiled eggs, figs,
buffalo meat, crab,
macaroni and cheese,
eel and crocodile meat.
People in different parts
of the world dress their
crusts with their favorite
Many people enjoy
fish on their pizza.
Peter: Want to hear a joke about
Polly: No! It’ll be too cheesy!
Are you going to a national or
state park this summer? These
areas are set up to protect nature and allow people to
enjoy it. Parks and reserves have rules to protect plants
and wildlife. Development is carefully controlled.
People are encouraged to leave their cars to reduce
pollution and explore by bus, by bike, on foot or on
horseback. No one is allowed to drop litter, pick plants
or disturb animals. “Take nothing but photos. Leave
nothing but footprints” is one of the mottos of the
• 1 (16-ounce) can refrigerated buttermilk biscuits
• 1 (14-ounce) jar pizza sauce
• 1 (3-ounce) package pepperoni slices, chopped
• 1 (8-ounce) package sharp cheddar cheese, finely
* You’ll need an adult’s help with this recipe.
What to do:
1. Take each biscuit and separate tomake two halves.
2. Layer each half with 1/2 tablespoon of sauce, 1/2 tablespoon pepperoni and 1/2 tablespoon cheese.
3. Fold and seal by pressing with a fork around edges.
4. Bake in a preheated 375-degree oven for 10 minutes. Makes 16.