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Where the Red Fern Grows by Wilson Rawls

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The audio and text presented here is for the non-profit purpose of teaching English as a second language. It cannot be downloaded, only streamed. Click on the link and the text will open so you can follow along as you listen.

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Number the Stars by Lois Lowry

close-up of The Starry  Night by Van Gogh

close-up of The Starry Night by Van Gogh

The audio and text presented here is formatted for the non-profit purpose of teaching English as a second language. Click on the chapter to stream the audio, and the text will open so you can follow along.

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The Lion, The Witch, and the Wardrobe by C. S. Lewis

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The text and audio here are formatted and presented for the non-profit purpose of ESL (teaching English as a second language) and are presented as streaming links only (not downloadable). Click on the chapter you want to hear and the text will open up so you can follow along.

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The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

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This recording of The Great Gatsby was made for educational purposes to assist ESL learners. Downloadable files are NOT available of this material, it is streaming only. Click on the link for the chapter you want to stream and the text will also appear, allowing you to follow along in the text while you listen.

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The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien

J. R. R. Tolkien in 1916

J. R. R. Tolkien in 1916

This recording of the Hobbit was made for educational purposes to assist ESL learners. Downloadable files are NOT available of this material, it is streaming only. Click on the link for the chapter you want to stream and the text will also appear, allowing you to follow along in the text while you listen.

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1984 by George Orwell

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This recording of 1984 was made for educational purposes to assist ESL learners. Downloadable files are NOT available of this material, it is streaming only. Click on the link for the chapter you want to stream and the text will also appear, allowing you to follow along in the text while you listen.

Posted 7 years, 8 months ago.

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Fall of the Berlin Wall

Fall of the Berlin wall, 1989, published under GNU Free Documentation License by copyright holder Lear 21

Parents, please do not allow your children to peruse YouTube (or any other video sharing site) alone, and preview all video content before sharing with your children.

ABC News Broadcast of the Fall of the Berlin Wall.

Here is another video clip, this time of Regan at the Brandenburg Gate, pleading with Gorbachev to “Tear down this wall!”

Parents, please do not allow your children to peruse YouTube (or any other video sharing site) alone, and preview all video content before sharing with your children.

Click here to see a Cold War Era project pack for 7th grade and above from CurrClick. This link will take you away from My Audio School.

Posted 7 years, 8 months ago.

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Ronald Reagan speaking about Assassination Attempt

Ronald Reagan speaks with Larry King about the assassination attempt on his life, March 30, 1981.

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Posted 7 years, 8 months ago.

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Panama Canal video

Here is an interesting time-lapse video showing the journey of a cruise ship through the Panama Canal from the Atlantic to the Pacific ocean. In less than 2 minutes you’ll get a good understanding of the length of the canal and how a ship moves through the locks.

Parents, please do not allow your children to peruse YouTube (or any other video sharing site) alone, and preview all video content before sharing with your children.

Click here to see a selection of downloadable curriculum resources from CurrClick which could be used while studying the Panama Canal. This link will take you away from My Audio School.

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John F. Kennedy’s Moon speech

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In Flanders Field by John McCrae

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Read this poem and others by John McCrae

In Flanders Field by John McCrae

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The Sinking of the Titanic and Other Great Sea Disasters by Logan Marshall

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To view a selection of downloadable resources from CurrClick which could be used in a study of the Titanic, click here.

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To listen, click play in the box or click on the chapter links.

Titanic at the docks

Chapter 1

Chapters 2 and 3

Chapters 4 and 5

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Chapter 6

Chapter 7


Chapters 8 and 9


Chapter 10

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Chapter 11

Chapter 12 part 1

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Chapter 12 part 2

Chapters 13 and 14

Chapters 15, 16 and 17

Titanic iceberg

Titanic iceberg

Chapters 18 and 19

Chapter 20

Chapters 21 and 22

Chapters 23, 24, and 25

Titanic lifeboat with survivors

Titanic lifeboat with survivors


Chapters 26 and 27

Chapter 28

Chapter 29

Titanic bow seen from MIR I submersible, on the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean

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Eric Liddell

The Torchlighters animated children’s series about Christian Heroes is very well done. Here is a preview:

Netflix subscribers can stream Chariots of Fire,the Academy Award winning movie about Eric Liddell, from their home computer. Here is the original trailer:

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Posted 7 years, 8 months ago.

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Hindenburg disaster

This is a new sound composite, produced by C. E. Price, of news footage of the Hindenburg explosion and Herb Morrison’s reporting of the event.

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Pollyanna by Eleanor H. Porter

Lady at the Tea Table by Mary Cassat

Lady at the Tea Table by Mary Cassatt

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Click here to see CurrClick downloadable curriculum resources which could be used with Pollyanna. This link will take you away from My Audio School.

Click here to view CurrClick literature units which could be used with Pollyanna.

To hear this book, click play in the box below, or click on the chapter titles.

Total running time: 6 hours, 55 minutes

Renoir Girl with Flowers

Chapter 1  Miss Polly

Chapter 2  The Coming of Tom and Nancy

Chapter 3  The Coming of Pollyanna

PA Balkonzimmer by Adolph von Menzel, The work of art depicted in this image and the reproduction thereof are in the public domain worldwide. The reproduction is part of a collection of reproductions compiled by the Yorck project.  The compilation copyright is held by the Zenodot Verlagsgesellschaft mbH, and licensed under the GNU Free Documentation license.

Balcony Room by Adolph von Menzel

Chapter 4  The Little Attic Room

Chapter 5  The Game

Chapter 6  A Question of Duty

Chapter 7  Pollyanna and Punishments

Chapter 8  Pollyanna Pays a Visit

Chapter 9  Which Tells of the Man

Chapter 10 Surprise for Mrs. Snow

Chapter 11  Introducing Jimmy

Ladies' Aid

Ladies' Aid

Chapter 12  Before the Ladies’ Aid

Chapter 13  In Pendleton Woods

Chapter 14  Just a Matter of Jelly

Chapter 15  Dr. Chilton

Red Rose

Chapter 16  A Red Rose and a Lace Shawl

Chapter 17  “Just like a book”

Chapter 18  Prisms

Chapter 19  Which is Somewhat Surprising

Chapter 20  Which is More Surprising

Chapter 21  A Question is Answered

Chapter 22  Sermons and Woodboxes

1913 automobile

1913 automobile

Chapter 23  An Accident

Chapter 24  John Pendleton

Chapter 25  A Waiting Game

Chapter 26  A Door Ajar

Chapter 27  Two Visits

Chapter 28  The Game and its Players

PA Jan Vermeer, Girl Reading a Letter at an Open Window

Girl Reading a Letter at an Open Window by Jan Vermeer

Chapter 29  Through an Open Window

Chapter 30  Jimmy Takes the Helm

Chapter 31  A New Uncle

Chapter 32  Which is a Letter from Pollyanna

Posted 7 years, 8 months ago.

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The War of the Worlds radio theater

Martians vs. the warship Thunder Child by Correa

Download this radio broadcast here or click the player below to stream it.

Click here to see some downloadable curriculum resources from CurrClick which could be used with a study of War of the Worlds. This link will take you away from My Audio School.

Posted 7 years, 9 months ago.

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Norman Rockwell

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Norman Rockwell, an American Icon

Posted 7 years, 9 months ago.

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Great Big Treasury of Beatrix Potter by Beatrix Potter

Peter's Jacket

For this book’s internet archive file on Librivox, click here.

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Click here to see a variety of CurrClick resources which could be used with this book, including lapbooks, copywork, and literature units.

To listen, click play in the box below or click on the chapter titles.

Running time 3 hours, 32 minutes

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01 – The Tale of Peter Rabbit

02 – The Tailor of Gloucester

03 – The Tale of Squirrel Nutkin

04 – The Tale of Benjamin Bunny

Beatrix Potter Benjamin Bunny

05 – The Tale of Two Bad Mice

06 – The Tale of Mrs Tiggy-Winkle

07 – The Pie and the Patty-Pan

08 – The Tale of Mr Jeremy Fisher

09 – The Story of a Fierce Bad Rabbit

10 – The Story of Miss Moppet

Beatrix Potter age 15

11 – The Tale of Tom Kitten

12 – The Tale of Jemima Puddle-Duck

13 – The Roly-Poly Pudding

14 – The Tale of the Flopsy Bunnies

15 – The Tale of Mrs Tittlemouse

16 – The Tale of Timmy Tiptoes

17 – The Tale of Mr Tod

The Tale of Mr. Tod

18 – The Tale of Pigling Bland

19 – Ginger and Pickles

Posted 7 years, 9 months ago.

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Great Speeches in History podcast

Kids Learn Out Loud has gathered several famous speeches in this free podcast. This podcast includes Ronald Reagan’s inaugural address, John F. Kennedy’s acceptance of the democratic party nomination, Robert F. Kennedy marking the death of Martin Luther King, Jr., Daniel Webster’s Plymouth oration, President Obama’s 2004 DNC keynote address and Eisenhower’s farewell address.

Great Speeches in History Podcast

Clicking on this link will take you away from My Audio School to the Learn Out Loud site.  Click “Listen to this podcast” to hear these speeches.

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Posted 7 years, 9 months ago.

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You are there! Women’s Suffrage

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You are There! Women’s Rights Convention

Click here for more episodes of You are There!

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