Read

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.

  • 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 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 ...
  • Dreams by Langston Hughes Dreams, by Langston Hughes, is a poem that suggests life is aimless without vision and aspirations. Dreams Hold fast to dreams For if dreams die Life is a broken-winged bird That cannot ...
  • 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 ...
  • The Little Match Girl by Hans Christian Anderson Most terribly cold it was; it snowed, and was nearly quite dark, and evening– the last evening of the year. In this cold and darkness there went ...
  • 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 ...
  • Fables Definition What are Fables? Fables are short stories which illustrate a particular moral and teach a lesson to children and kids. The theme and characters appeal to children and the stories are ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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. ...