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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.

  • Claude Monet “…His Works , Style and Life” Claude Monet was a very famous French artist.  He was born in 1840, and died in 1926.  He is still a famous artist and his paintings are still very popular. ...
  • Grimms Fairy Tales – The Fisherman and His Wife The Fisherman and His Wife There was once upon a time a fisherman who lived with his wife in a pig-stye close by the sea, and every day he went out ...
  • 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 ...
  • Get Rich or Get Going |story He had finally made it to New York City. They call it “the city that never sleeps.” He had always wanted to live there. He had quit his job in ...
  • 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, ...
  • 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 ...
  • The Horse, Hunter, and Stag The Horse, Hunter, and Stag An Aesop’s Fable A quarrel had arisen between the Horse and the Stag, so the Horse came to a Hunter to ask his help to take revenge ...
  • 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 ...
  • Western Diet Bad for Human Health, Environment Western Diet Bad for Human Health, Environment | Voice of America – Learning English From VOA Learning English, this is the Health Report. The spread of Western eating habits around the world is ...
  • Red Ball on the Floor |lab This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Red Ball from: eslyes.com Black cat looking at a red rubber ball. The ball is on the floor. It is a red ball. ...