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Popular Books You Can Read to Learn English

 

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.

  • Free, Fair, and Regular Elections: Essential Principles Free, Fair, and Regular Elections: Essential Principles “Where democratic institutions are weak, elections are easily used by violent and dictatorial political groups to manipulate the will of the people and seize ...
  • People Are Poor People are standing in long lines all over America. The long lines are unemployment lines. Unemployment lines are for people who have no jobs. Millions of Americans have no jobs. ...
  • Prisoners Work to Protect the Planet Prisoners Work to Protect the Planet | Voice of America – Learning English Inmate Toby Erhart sows Harsh Indian Paintbrush seeds in the Stafford Creek Corrections Center conservation nursery. (Tom Banse/VOA) 01/04/2015 Prisoners ...
  • Hello Spring – a poem Hello Spring!! © Sal The cold winter has passed and now comes Spring. The newly hatched baby birds will cause the mother birds to sing. The warm sun comes out, little cherry blossoms are ...
  • Civil Rights |Jim Crow Laws Civil Rights |Jim Crow LawsTaken from: Duckers.com Civil Rights for Kids: Jim Crow Laws  What were the Jim Crow laws? Jim Crow laws were laws in the South based on race. They enforced segregation between white people ...
  • George Washington takes command of Continental Army On this day in History, Washington takes command of Continental Army on Jul 03, 1775. On this day in 1775, George Washington rides out in front of the American troops gathered ...
  • 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, ...
  • The Destruction of Iraq It’s a big country, but still, how can anything be left of Iraq? When you look at the news on TV, all you see is one explosion after another. Helicopters ...
  • Life is too short to be anything but HAPPY There comes a time in life when you have to let go of all the pointless drama and the people who create it, And surround yourself with the people who make ...
  • The Indian Fairy Book – From the Original Legends The Indian Fairy Book Notes:From the Original Legends Contains 26 Native American folktales Author: Cornelius Mathews Published: 1869 Publisher: Allen Brothers, New York via The Indian Fairy Book – From the Original Legends.