Raven Steals the Light: Comprehension Questions In the beginning there was no light in the world, because an old magician kept it hidden in a box inside his house. Raven, who was always hungry, didn’t like the darkness because it was difficult to find food. One day he was looking for food near the old magician’s house. He heard a voice saying, “I have a box, and inside this box is another box, and inside this there is another box, and inside the smallest box is all the light in the world.” Teaching Matters Monday, Oct 12th, is known as Columbus Day in the USA. In recent years, however, many Americans have started to question the whole idea of celebrating Columbus. Several cities around the US have already replaced Columbus Day with the Indigenous People’s Day to honour the various Native American and Inuit people …
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About reading » Two lives Megan is the main female character in the book “Two Lives”, by Helen Naylor. She was a sixteen-year-old girl, a pretty teenager who fell in love for the first time with her childhood friend , Huw. However, perhaps their love wasn’t meant to be, because all sorts of difficulties seemed to stand in their way. Are you the sort of person who thinks love can conquer all ? Do you think their young love could be strong enough to survive time and distance? English Reading Practice - Educational Stories, Articles and Exercises English reading practice is very important if you want to improve your English reading skills. This section contains articles on different subjects for you to read. Each article has contains an exercise too.