Get your child into the spirit of going back to school with these impressive facts.
Back-to-school: 10 fun facts
Did you know?: Apples
The tradition of giving apples to teachers dates back to the 16th century in Denmark, where parents would pay their educators with food (namely, apples since they were expensive and hard to harvest), since teachers couldn't live off their small salaries.
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