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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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • History of Halloween Straddling the line between fall and winter, plenty and paucity, life and death, Halloween is a time of celebration and superstition. It is thought to have originated with the ancient ...
  • Faith, Trust and Hope Three Stories : Once a villagers decided to pray for rain. On the day of Prayer all the people gathered but only one boy came with Umbrella. That’s FAITH When a baby is thrown ...
  • Free, Fair, and Regular Elections: Essential Principles Free, Fair, and Regular Elections: Essential Principles “Where democratic institutions are weak, elections are easily used by violent and dictatorial political groups to manipulate the will of the people and seize ...
  • 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. ...
  • Get Rich or Get Going |story This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Get Rich The Statue of Liberty and New York City. The Statue of Liberty is in New York City. He had finally ...
  • Declaration of Independence |easy It was written by Thomas Jefferson, although Jefferson wanted John Adams to write it. But Adams knew Jefferson, being a Virginian, would help sway the southern states The Second Continental Congress ...
  • 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, ...
  • Titanosaur in New York |level 3 21-01-2016 07:00 Level 1 Level 2 Level 3   They may be more than 100 million years old, but it didn’t take scientists that long to reconstruct the latest resident of New York’s American Museum ...