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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.

  • Are US Federal Courts Harder on Native American Offenders? VOA This is an article from Voice of America (VOA) Learning English.  You can read and listen to the story.  There is a list of words with definitions from the article ...
  • Titanosaur in New York |level 3 21-01-2016 07:00 Level 1 Level 2 Level 3   They may be more than 100 million years old, but it didn’t take scientists that long to reconstruct the latest resident of New York’s American Museum ...
  • First barrel ride down Niagara Falls Oct. 24 – On this day in 1901, a 63-year-old schoolteacher named Annie Edson Taylor becomes the first person to take the plunge over Niagara Falls in a barrel. After her ...
  • B.B. King is Dead | level 2 21-05-2015 07:00 Level 1 Level 2 Level 3 The King of Blues, guitarist and singer BB King, died. He was 89 years old. He influenced a generation of rock guitarists and was ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • Titanosaur in New York |level 2 21-01-2016 07:00 Level 1 Level 2 Level 3 In Argentina in 2014, people first discovered Titanosaurs, which are dinosaurs. They lived in the forests of Patagonia 100 million years ago. People excavated one Titanosaur and ...
  • Hans Christian Andersen : Danish Popular Legends Hans Christian Andersen : Danish Popular LegendsThe Complete Andersen is a rather extensive collection of Andersen’s tales – and this is the most comprehensive edition of Andersen’s fairy tales in English (American) on the internet. Denmark is ...
  • Parts of Sentences Rhyme An easy way to learn or remember parts of speech.  You say it like a poem.  Practice until you know it by heart. Three little words you often see Are ARTICLES: a, ...
  • Homeless People Los Angeles is a big city. There are millions of people here. But thousands of people have no home. They are homeless people. They live on the sidewalks. They sleep ...