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These are some things I have found for students to read.  I try to add things to this page often.  There are very short stories, fables, and articles.

  • Civil Rights Act of 1964 Civil Rights Act of 1964 Taken from: ducksters.com Civil Rights for Kids The Civil Rights Act of 1964 was one of the most important civil rights laws in the history of the United States. It outlawed ...
  • The Horse, Hunter, and Stag The Horse, Hunter, and Stag An Aesop’s Fable A quarrel had arisen between the Horse and the Stag, so the Horse came to a Hunter to ask his help to take revenge ...
  • Get Rich or Get Going |story He had finally made it to New York City. They call it “the city that never sleeps.” He had always wanted to live there. He had quit his job in ...
  • Volcano Erupts in Mexico L1 | Quiz   Volcano Erupts in Mexico from News in Levels Here is news from Mexico. There is a volcano there. It erupts. Smoke comes out of it. This is the volcano’s 30th eruption. People live ...
  • Stories for children, folktales, fairy tales and fables The folktale is a story, passed down verbally from generation to generation. Each storyteller told the stories a little differently, making them more interesting and fascinating as the ages passed. ...
  • Declaration of Independence |easy It was written by Thomas Jefferson, although Jefferson wanted John Adams to write it. But Adams knew Jefferson, being a Virginian, would help sway the southern states The Second Continental Congress ...
  • Peter, Peter, Pumpkin Eater Peter, Peter, pumpkin eater, Had a wife and couldn’t keep her. He put her in a pumpkin shell And there he kept her, very well. Peter, Peter pumpkin eater, Had another and didn’t love her; Peter ...
  • Mayan folktale – The Rabbit and The Coyote This is a story of Uncle Rabbit and the coyote. The rabbit came to a big rock, and there he deceived the coyote. He was leaning on the rock when ...
  • The Bottle In the olden days, when invaders were ravaging the Danish countryside, it happened that a pitched battle was fought, and the Danes won. That evening, many dead and many wounded ...
  • The Cock and the Jewel an Aesop’s Fable   The Cock and the Jewel An Aesop’s Fable A Cock, scratching for food for himself and his hens, found a precious stone; on which he said: “If your owner had found you, ...