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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.

  • 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, ...
  • 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, ...
  • 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 Bundle of Sticks an Aesop’s Fable The Bundle of Sticks An Aesop’s Fable An old man on the point of death summoned his sons around him to give them some parting advice. He ordered his servants to bring ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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: President, Man, Myth   George Washington (February 22, 1732  –December 14, 1799) was the first President of the United States (1789–97), the Commander-in-Chief of the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary ...
  • 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 ...
  • A Patient Mom May called her mom. Her mom lived in China. China was far away. Her mom was 50 years old. Her mom had many friends. But she missed her daughter. May ...
  • The Ant and the Grasshopper an Aesop’s Fable The Ant and the Grasshopper An Aesop’s Fable In a field one summer’s day a Grasshopper was hopping about, chirping and singing to its heart’s content. An Ant passed by, bearing along ...