Martin Luther King Jr. Day
This story explains the personal history of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. It includes verses in Somali and English, showing the Biblical roots of his teaching.
Easter - Beginner
This Beginner Resurrection Storyboard may be used to help beginning readers understand the concept of Jesus’ death and resurrection.
Easter - Intermediate
This Intermediate Story on Peace and Forgiveness works well for a student who is comfortable with the past tense. Similar to the High Beginner story, it introduces the idea of loving and praying for our enemies and ties this into Jesus’ example on the cross.
Easter - Multi-level
This is a simple written explanation to assist you in sharing the Story of Easter with your student. It can be used with high-beginner through advanced students.
Thanksgiving - Basic Beginner
This Basic Beginner story is appropriate for a student who knows letter sounds and is beginning to put those sounds together.
Thanksgiving - Beginner Writing Assignment
This Writing Assignment pairs well with the Thanksgiving High Beginner Story lesson and works well for a student who can sound words out and read some sight words.
Thanksgiving - Intermediate - Squanto Version 2
In this second version of the Thanksgiving Squanto Story, we read a slightly more complex retelling. Perfect for students who have learned the past tense.
Thanksgiving - Advanced
Use this paired English-Somali text of Psalm 107 alongside the Story of Squanto for your most advanced students. See if your friend can read and teach you Somali!
Christmas - Low Intermediate
This Christmas Low Intermediate level story is for students who can read short paragraphs but have not yet mastered all the basic verb tenses.
This multilevel Fasting Lesson is meant to help facilitate a discussion about the topic of fasting.
This story of St. Valentine may be used for multiple levels: high beginning, intermediate, and advanced learners.
Easter - High Beginner
This High Beginner Story on Peace and Forgiveness works well for a student who is comfortable with the basics of reading. It introduces the idea of loving and praying for our enemies and ties this into Jesus’ example on the cross.
Easter - Intermediate - The Good Herdsman
This Intermediate Story titled “The Herdsman” is appropriate for students who have learned the past tense. The story presents Jesus as “The Good Shepherd.”
Independence Day - Beginner - Intermediate
This Flags Lesson is best used with beginner to low intermediate students (those who can read at a sentence level).
Thanksgiving - High Beginner
This High Beginner Story and Thanksgiving Writing Assignment work well for a student who can sound words out and read some sight words.
Thanksgiving - Intermediate - Squanto Version 1
In this first version of the Thanksgiving Squanto Story, students learn the origins of the Thanksgiving holiday through the life of a young Native American man.
Thanksgiving - Intermediate
This Intermediate Thanksgiving Story is best for students who have knowledge of the present tense and past tense.
Christmas - Beginner
This Christmas Beginner Story works well a student who can sound words out but is not yet reading paragraphs. Teaching suggestions included.
Christmas - High Intermediate
This Christmas High Intermediate level story is appropriate for students who are basically fluent readers and are comfortable with the past and present tense.