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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.

  • Visit the Park | Practice Your English Visit the Park | Practice Your English Nancy took her daughter Donna to the park. The park had lots of trees. It had lots of squirrels and birds. The squirrels ran up and down the trees. The ...
  • Benjamin Franklin Benjamin Franklin  1706-1790 He is considered to be one of the greatest Americans that ever lived. He was the only person to sign the four key documents of American History:The Declaration of Independence, the ...
  • The Tortoise and the Hare  The Tortoise and the Hare This story is one that we learn as children.  It is a classic story in America.  Most of us know this story. A speedy hare lived in the woods. She was always ...
  • The Goat and The Mule – Aesop’s Fables A man had a goat and a mule.  The goat was jealous of the mule because the mule got more food.  The goat said, “You are treated badly. ...
  • 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 ...
  • Birth of Paul Bunyan Birth of Paul BunyanMaine Tall Tales retold by S. E. Schlosser Now I hear tell that Paul Bunyan was born in Bangor, Maine. It took five giant storks to deliver Paul to his parents. His first ...
  • 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 ...
  • Get Rich or Get Going |story This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Get Rich The Statue of Liberty and New York City. The Statue of Liberty is in New York City. He had finally ...
  • Immigration Goes Online Thousands of immigrants who need to file papers related to immigration status, green cards, and resident cards no longer have to stand in line for hours on end. The immigration ...
  • 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, ...