Winter Storm Hits America [3,4年级] 第 16 期
America has recently been hit by
a winter storm. There was no
electricity in Texas, Minnesota,
The roads were very dangerous,
because they were covered with ice. Flights were also cancelled. According to weather forecasters, this bad weather will affect other states in America.。
winter storm 冬季风暴<br>
Sweet House! [1,2年级] 第 16 期
You can see a brick house in the
picture. But, can you believe
that the house is made with
bread, not bricks?
Recently, the house was made with gingerbread in Texas. It took 7,200 eggs, a lot of flour, sugar, and 22,304 candies to make it. The sweet house set a Guinness World Record as the largest
Guinness World Record吉尼斯世界纪录
Who Was Nelson Mandela [3,4年级] 第 16 期
On Dec. 5, Nelson Mandela died
at the age of 95. Many people all over the world felt sad by the news.
He was a great man. He was South Africa’s first black president. He worked for the rights of black South Africans. He also worked for peace.
Goodbye and rest in peace, Mandela.
dreamed of 梦想
What a Huge Stollen! [3,4年级] 第 16 期
Do you know about Stollen? It is
a German Christmas cake. Usually, it is made with dried fruits and covered with sugar.
On Dec. 7, the Stollen Festival was held in Dresden, Germany. A huge Stollen was baked there. It was 4 m long and weighed about 4 tons! More than 60 bakers took part in making this cake.
It really looks yummy!
Pee Tells You How Healthy You Are
年级] [1,2第 16 期
Do you know pee color means a
So said a study in the United States.
It can give you tips about your
The best color of pee is pale yellow.
It means you are healthy.
If the color is too yellow or dark, you need to check out your health. lot?
Twinkle, Twinkle, Merry Christmas! [1,2年级] 第 16 期
Look at the picture. It is a
Christmas wreath. A company
from England recently made it.
What is special about it?
The company said it is world’s
most expensive Christmas wreath. It is because it was made up of many jewels.
Then, how much do you think it is? It is W5 billion!
“Honesty is the best policy.” [3,4年级] 第 16 期
“Honesty is the best policy.”
A : Mom, I am sorry that I lied about the book’s price.
B : What? Don’t you know that honesty is the best policy?
A : I won’t tell a lie again. I promise.
Let’s make sentences using the words in this picture! [1,2年级] 第 16 期
1. The boy is wearing a Santa hat.
2. The boy is holding a frame.
3. The boy is wearing a muffler.
4. There is a Christmas tree behind the boy.
It’s Christmas! [5,6年级] 第 16 期
It’s Christmas once again! We
celebrate Christmas by singing
carols and decorating Christmas
trees. What do you like most
about Christmas? Yes, it’s a
Christmas present from Santa Claus. But do you know why we celebrate Christmas? Let’s read and find out what Christmas is! Every year, Christmas falls on Dec. 25. Christians celebrate
Christmas Day as the anniversary of the birth of Jesus. But
non-Christians also enjoy the Christmas as a holiday.
Children all over the world wait for their Christmas presents from Santa Claus. You may be one of them. So, who is Santa Claus? Long time ago, there was Saint Nicholas. He was a Christian priest. He was very kind and helped the poor people. Also, he loved children and gave them presents. However, he wanted to keep his good deeds as a secret. So, he gave his gifts at night after the children went to bed. Later, he was called Santa Claus, and his good deeds became a
tradition to mark Christmas.
What about the reindeer that draw Santa Claus’s sleigh? As Santa is
thought to be from the faraway North Pole, reindeer are believed to draw the sleigh to carry Santa Claus around!
No one knows if the story about Santa Claus is true or not, but it’s interesting! Do you have any special plans to enjoy Christmas this year? Did you do a good deed this year? Then, wait and see what Santa Claus will give you!
Enjoy Music and Run [3,4年级] 第 16 期 Do you feel cold? Reggae music can heat you up.
The Reggae Marathon took
place in Negril, Jamaica. People
came to run on Dec. 7. Jamaica
is a Caribbean country, and it’s
It was about 24 degrees Celsius that day. Runners could drink water and listen to Reggae music at each mile. They all enjoyed their happy race!
Your Brain on Music [3,4年级]
Do you play an instrument? 第 16 期
Recently, scientists found that children who
play an instrument respond faster to
sounds, including speech. Then, even if
you stop playing the instrument, your brain
will always respond faster to sounds.
Even old people will have fewer brain
problems, if they know how to play an instrument!
The Sun and the Moon [1,2年级] 第 16 期
A rice cake seller lived with her kids. When she was on her way home, she met a big tiger and it took all her rice cakes. In the end, she was eaten up by the tiger. The tiger wanted to eat her kids, too and went to her house.
But the kids weren’t deceived. They ran away from the tiger and
climbed up a tree. Soon the tiger noticed them hiding in the tree and started to climb it to catch the kids.
The kids sincerely prayed to heaven and God gave them a strong rope. The kids could go up to the heaven. The tiger prayed to the
heaven and received a rope, too. But the rope was rotten and the tiger fell down into a field of African millet.
The kids who went to the heaven became the Sun and the Moon. You can get a reward, if you are good-natured!