Friday, March 27, 2009

"Secret Communication" from Edcon Publishing

The Story of Secret Communication: Audio File


This story is an article from a series of Reading Comprehension Workbooks by Edcon Publishing Group. Edcon Publishing has a very large selection of different types of readings and other
materials for learning. I highly recommend this company. - The Teacher

Thursday, March 26, 2009

"The Electric Car" from Edcon Publishing


The Story of The Electric Car: Audio File


This story is an article from a series of Reading Comprehension Workbooks by Edcon Publishing Group. Edcon Publishing has a very large selection of different types of readings and other
materials for learning. I highly recommend this company. - The Teacher



The History of Electric Vehicles

Youtube Videos about the electric car:
Power your electric car with solar or wind technology
Electric vehicle surge technology: no motor, no gas
ZeroSports electric vehicle:2002
Jump starting the future: Who killed the electric car?
Who killed the electric car? Movie Trailer
Who killed the electric car? Exerpt from the movie

Thursday, March 19, 2009

"The Story of Laurel and Hardy" from Edcon Publishing


Laurel and Hardy in Wikipedia
Laurel and Hardy, Official Website
The Story of Laurel and Hardy, Audio File


This story is an article from a series of Reading Comprehension Workbooks by Edcon Publishing Group. Edcon Publishing has a very large selection of different types of readings and other
materials for learning. I highly recommend this company. - The Teacher


Laurel and Hardy in "Soap and Water", Youtube

Laurel and Hardy in "Buying Soda", Youtube
Laurel and Hardy in "Pick a Star", Youtube
Laurel and Hardy in "Monkey on The Bridge", Youtube
Oliver Hardy Falls in Love, Youtube

Wednesday, March 18, 2009

"The Story of Simon Rodia, Creator of The Watts Towers ", from Edcon Publishing




This story is an article from a series of Reading Comprehension Workbooks by Edcon Publishing Group. Edcon Publishing has a very large selection of different types of readings and other
materials for learning. I highly recommend this company. - The Teacher

Watts Towers in Wikipedia
Sam Rodia in Wikipedia
The Story of Sam Rodia, Audio File:

Beautiful Images of Sam Rodia's Work. Click on the photograph to
advance the slide show:
Watts Towers Slide Show
Sam Rodia in 1957, Youtube
Watts Towers and Los Angeles in 1957, Youtube
Watts Towers and Enrico Caruso, Youtube
Watts Towers and The Getty Museum, Youtube

Friday, March 13, 2009

"The Story of a Very Courageous Nurse, Clara Maass" from Edcon Publishing


The Story of Clara Maass, Audio File


This story is an article from a series of Reading Comprehension Workbooks by Edcon Publishing Group. Edcon Publishing has a very large selection of different types of readings and other
materials for learning. I highly recommend this company. - The Teacher

Clara Maass, Wikipedia Article
Yellow Fever, Wikipedia Article
Clara Maass Story: From The Clara Maass Memorial Hospital

Saturday, March 7, 2009

"Sherlock Holmes" from Edcon Publishing


Audio of "Sherlock Holmes"


This story is an article from a series of Reading Comprehension Workbooks by Edcon Publishing Group. Edcon Publishing has a very large selection of different types of readings and other
materials for learning. I highly recommend this company. - The Teacher

Stories in Text:
A Study in Scarlet
Sherlock Holmes: Wikipedia

You Tube Video:
Sherlock Holmes, "A Scandal in Bohemia"
Sherlock Holmes, "The Bruce Partington Plans"
Sherlock Holmes, "Without a Clue"
Sherlock Holmes, "The Solitary Cyclist"
Sherlock Holmes, "Musgave Ritual"

Friday, March 6, 2009

"Earthquake Prediction by Animals" by Edcon Publishing




This story is an article from a series of Reading Comprehension Workbooks by Edcon Publishing Group. Edcon Publishing has a very large selection of different types of readings and other
materials for learning. I highly recommend this company. - The Teacher

Earthquake Prediction: Wikipedia
Animal Cognition: Wikipedia
The Intelligence of Animals:Youtube
Animals Predict the Tsunami:Youtube
Sphinx:Youtube