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The Great Outdoors

Sivi Sekula and Cindy Scarr

Summer. We bike, hike, and run. But there are far more exciting ways to experience nature

 

The Bear Family: Nonny Bear Goes Bowling

Yael Mermelstein

Someone was finally bold enough to have a birthday party in my grade and I couldn’t even go because Rafi was having a bowling party

 

Jolly Solly: The Best Medicine

R. Atkins

Mr. Krankowitz snorted in disgust. What did the doctor expect him to do? Whizz around on roller blades like Fishel and Faivish Friedman?

 

Hide and Seek: Chapter 28

Bracha Rosman

“I can’t believe that girl messed up our plans. Things were going so good.” The driver hit the steering wheel in frustration, and the car swerved

 

Pen Pals

Gitty Klein

“Dina Hartman!” I wail, “you were a chunk of my heart, and now you deceived me! How could you send me such a letter?”

 

Song of the Sea: Chapter 5

Rivka Streicher

It’s not so much a letter, it’s a memory. I didn’t know I had that inside anymore. I’m glad Dr. Carmel made me get it out onto paper



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