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NEWEST ITEM:
A POTAWATOMI PICTURE-DICTIONARY

Potawatomi is a Native American language for which there is relatively little literature.  The publication has numerous photos that are totally free for you to use, and when you click to get the publication they may cause it to download slowly but if you are patient you will be well-rewarded!  ESL teachers may want to use photos for class handouts.

                     

POTAWATOMI DICTIONARY WITH PICTURES (Click here!)

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DINOSAURS!
This has some of the latest research.  Most articles are bilingual; there are Wordfind and Cryptogram learning activities.
 

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HOLIDAYS 1
DIAS FESTIVOS 1
and celebrations ... y celebraciones
 
Did you know Easter rabbits and eggs symbolized new life or Resurrection, Christmas trees began as the Tree of Paradise in Medieval church plays, Santa Claus as gift-giver Saint Nicholas, the December 25th date was based on Roman census records, Halloween scary costumes began in Europe when parents dressed kids to resemble martryed persons they hoped the kids would grow up to be like in faith etc?? ..... includes recipes and songs...

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MEXICAN CULTURE
COSAS DE MEXICO
Examples: quinceaneras, Saltillo, Pancho Villa, Hispanic Kids' Games, Zapata, Aztec, La China Poblana, Nahuatl, Aguascalientes, Mexican jumping beans, Benito Juarez, Chihuahua, Monte Alban

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CHINESE BY THE FUN AND

PARAGRAPHS METHODS

The first part has fun activities such as vocabulary games like X and O's, find and circle the Chinese characters, and card games.
In the second you will see short paragraphs (3-5 sentences each) in regular English, in literal word-for-word English, in Chinese characters, in phonetic Pinyin.  They can be used to learn to read, write and speak Chinese.

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GODZILLA!

Copyright 2008

By Mason Emerson

Dedicated to my brother's grandson Keiric Maloy Emerson.  Even more about Godzilla will be added later.

 

If you like this section scroll farther down to find the MYSTERIES boxes on Loch Ness Monster, Big Foot, UFOs etc.

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EXCITING CHINESE CLASSICS!

三国演义,紅樓夢, 水浒传, 西遊記

Romance Of The Three Kingdoms;
Water Margin (also called Outlaws Of The Marsh, All Men Are Brothers, or The Marshes Of Mount Liang);
Red Mansion Dreams (also called: Story Of The Stone);
Journey To The West (also called: Monkey)

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AMERINDIANS, PART 1
 
Libritos y actividades gratis'.
Examples: the Navajo, Sioux, Incas, Aztecs, Inuits, Chinooks, Cookbook recipes, Wordfinds

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AMERINDIANS,
PART 2
Creek language and cryptogram; Navajo language, cryptograms, wordsearch; Maya Language

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AMERINDIANS,
PART 3

Quechua (Incan), The Sioux (bilingual), Sioux Wordfind, Squanto (bilingual), The Adventurous Life Of Black Elk (bilingual; wordfind),  brief articles on Native American women leaders: Wilma Mankiller, Pocahontas (She Is Playful), Sacagawea (Bird Woman/Boat Launcher), Zitkala-Sa (Red Bird), Tekahionwake (Double Wampum) , Amerindian Culture Bingos and X & Os 1, 2 and 3

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NATIONS 1
NACIONES 1
 

Argentina, Belize, Brazil, Chile, Cambodia, Canada, China, Colombia, El Salvador, Honduras, Vietnam ..... mostly bilingual booklets, some Wordfinds

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NATIONS 2
NACIONES 2
 

Greece, India, Ireland, Japan, Mexico, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Peru

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NATIONS 3
NACIONES 3
 

 Mongolia, Russia, Thailand; a number of Wordfinds are included

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ANIMALS,
PART 1
 
La mayoria son bilinguales!
 
free booklets and activities
libritos y actividades gratises
Badgers, Buffalo, Western Meadow larks, Koala,s Quetzal birds ... numerous others!

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ANIMALS, PART 2
La mayoria son bilinguales!

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ANIMALS, PART 3
La mayoria son bilinguales!
 

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STATES
ESTADOS
free booklets and activities
libritos y actividades gratises
Alabama... California... Conneticutt... Florida... Illinois... Missouri... New Jersey... New York... Texas... Wisconsin etc

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TERRY TISNA'S MUSIC BOX ... CAJA DE MUSICA
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Enjoy highly creative music by Terry Tisna (aka Terbika Pandji Tisna) Balinese American music artist residing in Honolulu;  a blend of Western music with Balinense gamelan, suling, kempul, gupek, kendang; play music by numbers book etc; or, for Terry's music only go to http://music.download.com/aaterbika/3600-8237_32-101075973.html 
then click/hagan clic en: Download Free MP3
 
TO EMAIL THE ARTIST ABOUT BUYING A COPY OF HIS WORKS CLICK ON:

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LANGUAGES
LENGUAS
free booklets and activities
libritos y actividades gratises
 
Balinese, Chinese, Creek, Farsi (Persian), Hausa, Hindi, Japanese, Lakota Sioux, Mandingo (Mandinka), Maya, Pilipino, Polish, Quechua, Russian, Turkish,
Wolof etc.

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LITERATURE AND TALES
DR. DOLITTLE

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LITERATURE AND TALES
LITERATURA Y CUENTITOS
Originals, also exciting retellings of classics; examples: Tom Sawyer, Uncle Tom's Cabin, Far From The Madding Crowd, Beowulf, Last Of The Mohicans, Frankenstein, Dracula, Ben Hur, "Black Bunny's Glasses, Voyage To Si-Teranu (Sci-fi), Cuahtemoc's Bed Of Roses, Witch And Dwarf Of Uxmal, Call Of The Wild, Little Red Hen, Heidi, Lootong etc - numerous!  

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LITERATURE AND TALES

THE PICARDS IN AFRICA

Re-written from an 1816 story by Charlotte-Adélaïde (Picard] de Brisson.  It tells the  story of a family's battle to survive a shipwreck off Africa and its aftermath in the blazing desert and upon a jungle island.

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THE ADVENTURES OF TOM SAWYER
(PLOT SUMMARY)
LAS AVENTURAS DE TOM SAWYER (TRAMPA)
 
bilingual

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WAR OF THE WORLDS!

This is a quick reading version of the great novel by H.G. Wells.

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GULLIVER'S TRAVELS
retold, briefer but exciting

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SCIENCE

CIENCIAS

Items on chemistry, the water cycle, classification, physics, techtonic plates and Pangaea, weather, gems and minerals, food chians, energy, global warming, etc were added recently, more coming

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SCIENCE

CIENCIAS

Items on chemistry, the water cycle, classification, physics, techtonic plates and Pangaea, weather, gems and minerals, food chians, energy, global warming, etc were added recently, more coming

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SCIENCE

CIENCIAS

Items on chemistry, the water cycle, classification, physics, techtonic plates and Pangaea, weather, gems and minerals, food chians, energy, global warming, etc were added recently, more coming

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SOCIAL STUDIES
(history, geography, citizenship)

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ARTS & CRAFTS
ARTES Y MANUALIDADES
 

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FOODS
COMIDAS
Fascinating facts about hotdogs, frijoles charros, hamburgers, potato chips, ice-cream, bananas, apple pies, strawberries etc!

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AMERICANA
helpful for becoming a citizen or getting a broader knowledge of the U.S. ..... util para llegar a ser ciudadano u obtener mas conocimiento de los EEUU

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PEOPLE
GENTE
famous people including some you may not know such as Jane Addams of Chicago

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ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE (ESOL)
 INGLES PARA PERSONAS DE OTRAS LENGUAS
How to teach ESL or English to English Language Learners (ELL), Content Vocabulary groupsings, Objectives by ability levels etc.

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CITIES, PART 1
CIUDADES, PARTE 1

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CITIES, PART 2
CIUDADES, PARTE 2

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CITIES, PART 3
CIUDADES, PARTE 3

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FUTURE THOUGHTS: PEACE, WAR AND SPACE

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SWASTA! 
Because he lived on the other side of the earth few Westerners have ever heard of the greatest novel of Bali's last rajah and greatest writer A.A. Pandji Tisna.   But they should, and now you will!  Photo: Mt. Agung, Bali.
 

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OLD INDIAN LEGENDS
Yankton Sioux tales from Zitkala-Sa (Red Bird)

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THE ADVENTUROUS
LIFE OF BLACK ELK!
LA VIDA AVENTUROSA DE BLACK ELK (ALCE NEGRO)!
 
bilingual
 

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DIET AND HEALTH - THE LATEST
Includes a summary of the GI Diet and the diet of Gary Taube who was on Larry King; much about herbs and supplements, etc.

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CHINESE HISTORY
LA HISTORIA DE CHINA
 
bilingual

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MYSTERIOUS-1
UFOs, ETs, Bigfoot, Chupacabras etc
 
Dedicated to my older brother Edward Emerson.

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MYSTERIOUS-2
Dragons, Dinosaurs, Leviathan, Griffins etc

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MYSTERIOUS-3
This includes Nessie The Loch Ness Monster; and other items will be added later.
 
Dedicated to my brother's grandson Keiric Maloy Emerson.

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ART - WORLD PAINTERS
ARTE - PINTADORES DEL MUNDO

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MATHEMATICS
MATEMATICAS
Helps with ESL...Ayuda con el aprender de ingles

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HOLIDAYS 2 INCLUDING PRESIDENT'S  DAY
President's Day Wordfind, Decoder, Draw And Color Activities etc; Valentine's Day, Mother's Day, Father's Day, Flag Day..... por ejemplo Dia de San Valentin, Dia de las Madres, Dia de los Padres, Dia de Bandera

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YELLOWSTONE-1
 

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YELLOWSTONE-2

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YELLOWSTONE-3

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SHEPHERD OF THE OZARKS
Retold from Shepherd Of The Hills by Harold Bell Wright
bilingual

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WRITE ABOUT NATIONS

ESCRIBAN SOBRE LAS NACIONES

 

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SIDDHARTA
Retold in brief in English from the
great novel by German writer Herman Hesse

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STOCK THOUGHT$
 
 

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PLAY THE PIANO BY NUMBERS OR LETTERS
TOCAN EL PIANO POR NUMEROS O LETRAS

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IVANHOE
(EXCITING PLOT SUMMARY)
IVANHOE (TRAMA)
bilingual

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RELIGION 1
inspirational, informative etc; examples: Why We Can't See God,
How Christianity Has Grown In China, holidays, Souls,
John Newton Bears Witness On His Tombstone, Squanto's Christian Life,
The Bible Concerning Environmental Pollution, What Christ Tells Us About Love,
Cult Dangers, Animism, Why Christ And The Apostles Were Not Illiterate Or Ignorant,
Comforting Thoughts etc.

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RELIGION 2
Why God Says Help The Poor,

David Zeisberger, Saintly Apostle To The Delaware Nation, Why "Marry Only In The Lord" May Mean You Should But Not Always Must, Arbor Day, hose Anointed By God To Serve From Heaven,  Who Babylon The Great Really Is, Bible Detractors Answered, Blood Line Secrets Of Some Cults; Buddhism, Hinduism, Greco-Roman And Christian Connections, Christian War On Crime, Comforting Thoughts, Earth, What Is Its Future?

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RELIGION 3

EARTH, WHY AND HOW TO NOT RUIN IT! (RE 11:18),

FOODS AND BIBLE HEALTH TIPS, THE BIBLE AND LANGUAGE ORIGINS,

THE “FATHER” OF MODERN MISSIONARIES (WILLIAM CAREY),

BRENDAN’S CHRISTIAN MISSION TO NORTH AMERICA,

CHARITABLE ELIZABETH, WAS LARRY WRONG?

 

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GET UPDATED ALL THE TIME.

 

 

 

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TWO SHEPHERDS OF THE HILLS
In reading this you will also discover how the novel Shepherd of the Hills ties in with the College of the Ozarks.

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RELIGION - 4
 
Dinosaurs In The Bible Debate;
A Lesson From Rocky Mount Everest;
How Larry Walters Fulfilled His Dream;
Jesus Christ Helps The Deaf;
What We Can Learn About Life From Cookies;
One Whose Spirit Marches On;
Why God Loves Sinners Too;
Why Stay Awake About Anti-Christs;
The Apostle Thomas;
The Apostle Andrew;
The Apostle Matthew;
A Matter Of Time And Creation;
Elijah;
China's Christians From 64 A.D. Onwards
 
 

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"WUTHERING HEIGHTS!"
The great novel is retold in only about ten pages.

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PICTIONARY
These pictures with words are very helpful for Reading and ESOL.
Allow extra time to upload because there are many photos.

A
 
 
 
 

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B
 
 
 

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 C
 
 

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   D
 

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   E
 
 

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F
 

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 G

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H

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 I
 
 

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J

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K

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 L

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NEW ABOUT THE SHAWNEE LANGUAGE!
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INTERESTING, HANDY, USEFUL LINKS
 
For newspapers around the world, some in English.
 
What's the weather like where you're at or heading toward?  Find out fast:
 
Excellent online dictionary of English, also translates into French, Spanish, Italian:

PLEASE SIGN THE GUESTBOOK!
FAVOR DE ASIGNAR EL LIBRO DE VISITAS!
Begun in 2008. 
Empezado en 2008.

  

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FUN GAMES 

CONCENTRATION

This is a concentration or matching type game for English, great for sharpening the mind in general and
especially good for those learning English as a Second Language (called ESOL or ESL)!

LEARN CHINESE

This offers a series of fun games for learning Chinese.

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