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Tiny Houses -
Americans love big houses, but that thought process is in a state
Danger - Drama shifts
into high gear on a recent flight.
Poor Henry - Josh
and Larry meet up with Henry the lizard at a local pet store.
- Did you know that Washington and Franklin were farming geeks?
Did You Just Say? - Read the famous quotes about achieving success
and then explain what each of them means, based on what you have inferred
from the text.
Racing - Dragon boat racing comes from ancient techniques of
naval warfare in China. There is also a legend that dragon boat racing
frightens and drives away evil spirits.
in 1912 - In 1912, it was very common in rural areas for school
to be a single room in which one teacher taught all the children.
- Benjamin Franklin is one of the most well-known, well-respected
and admired figures in American history.
- The serval is a wild cat that is similar in build to a cheetah.
Talk? - Humans have a voice box, which is a complex set of chords
in our throats that vibrate when air moves through them.
Madeline - I am a ghost. I've been eleven years old for a hundred
years. I've lived in the same house my whole afterlife, which is the
same house I lived in for my life.
- In ancient Rome, men called gladiators were trained to fight with
weapons against other men, and sometimes against wild animals.
All-Stars - Read the stories. Match each story with its illustration.
Underline the words that helped you to decide.
Playground - Read the story. At the end of each paragraph, answer
the question by making an inference about what you just read. Write
your answer on the line.