We’ve only one planet to live on, so the preservation of natural resources for our children and grandchildren is up to us. This...
Reading Set: 5 Passages
Women’s History Month is traditionally held in March, but the study of women’s history is valuable all twelve months of the yea...
Reading Set: 18 Passages
Forty-four men have
served as President of the United States. They have lead the country through
wars, economic depressions, ...
Reading Set: 10 Passages
The United States and Canada observe Black
History month in February; the United Kingdom observes it in October. While the
Reading Set: 13 Passages
With a little fairy dust, we can all fly to
Neverland by reading J. M. Barrie’s wonderful fantasy “Peter Pan.” This Reading
Reading Set: 17 Passages
There are many unsung
African American heros and heroines in science and technology. Their
contributions are often unknown to...
Reading Set: 7 Passages
The French Revolution
began in 1789 and took the idea of modern democracy from the fledgling United
States to Europe. A perio...
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Macabre, dark, foreboding;
these adjectives are often used to describe the works of Edgar Allan Poe. While
this is true of ma...
"For never was there a tale of more
woe/Than this of Juliet and her Romeo." The last lines of William
Shakespeare's "Romeo an...
Reading Set: 4 Passages
A fable is a story with
a moral, or lesson, at the end. Aesop, a Greek author in the 6th century
B.C.E., is perhaps the most ...