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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.

  • The Manhattan Project – America’s Nuclear Bomb |story Main Gate at Los Alamos LaboratoryThe Manhattan Project was the code name of a government program to develop an atomic bomb during World War II. Although over 100,000 scientists and engineers worked on the project ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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. ...
  • 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 ...
  • Visual Arts – Painting, Drawing, Printmaking, Photography, Sculpture from http://www.english-online.at Visual arts are forms of art that you can see, such as drawing, painting, sculpture, printmaking, photography and filmmaking. Design and working with textiles are also often referred to ...
  • The first transcontinental telegraph line Western Union completes the first transcontinental telegraph line Oct. 24 in 1861, workers of the Western Union Telegraph Company link the eastern and western telegraph networks of the nation at Salt Lake ...
  • US History |Declaration of Independence The Declaration of Independence was the first official step for the colonies to become a nation.   Colonies belong to a country.  Things the colonies produced belonged to a country, ...
  • Ghosts in the White House The most famous address in America–1600 Pennsylvania Avenue–is also perhaps the country’s most famous haunted house. Presidents, first ladies, White House staff members and guests have reported feeling ghostly presences, ...
  • 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 ...
  • Founding of the Thirteen Colonies The 13 Original Colonies were the first places that Europeans landed and lived in North America. This land was not called The United States of America because it was not ...