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Com-Packed!

Rochel Burstyn and Cindy Scarr

You’ve already packed, unpacked, and are getting ready to pack again — often the least fun part of getting ready to go anywhere! Great packing tips

 

Jolly Solly: Jolly Grandma Packs Up

R. Atkins

The boys trudged back to their grandmother’s apartment dejectedly. They were greeted by an annoyed-looking Mrs. Friedman. “Fishel and Faivish! Where on earth have you been?”

 

Jr. Tales: Packing in the Fun

Tsirel Pacht

"I look forward to this all year, and then I hardly have a chance to settle in before it’s over. I hate the end of the summer.”

 

Hide and Seek: Chapter 36

Bracha Rosman

“Please, Mrs. Sommers, I’m not a criminal like the police think. I swear it. I’ll explain everything to you.” And Idy did, starting at the very beginning

 

The Butterfly Effect

Chana Hinda Schwartz

Virtually any girl I passed became a potential roommate. An atmosphere of uncertainty descended upon us as the upcoming room change became “the elephant in the room”

 

Song of the Sea: Chapter 13

Rivka Streicher

I make a show of reaching into my bag, but Mrs. Marcus is still there when I’ve painstakingly drawn out my notebook and pen



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