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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.

  • Zen Story: Maybe There is a Taoist story of an old farmer who had worked his crops for many years. One day his horse ran away. Upon hearing the news, his neighbors came ...
  • 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.
  • Alexander Hamilton ALEXANDER HAMILTON Though he never attained the highest office of his adopted country, few of America’s founders influenced its political system more than Alexander Hamilton (1755-1804). Born in the British West Indies, ...
  • 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 ...
  • Sleep In or Get Up? They drove to the park. They got in line. Many cars were in front of them. They should have gotten up earlier. “We should have gotten up earlier,” said Mom. ...
  • Famous Ghosts in American History As with other cultures, tales of spooky visitors from the grave abound throughout American history. Some famous anecdotes relate the sighting of dead shipmen and another involves the portrait of ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • ESL Fairy Tale Reading Comprehension – Old Sultan – Fairy Tale by Brothers Grimm Old Sultan by Brothers Grimm from Grimm’s Fairy Tales A shepherd had a faithful dog, called Sultan, who was grown very old, and had lost all his teeth. And one day when the ...