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Jr. Tales: Hats Off!

Rachel Stein

Suddenly Kayla thought of an even better idea. Just before the words could jump from her mouth, she clamped her lips closed. Wearing too many hats doesn’t work well, she remembered

 

Super Avi: Episode 7

Ruchama Schnaidman

People might think this would put me in a worse mood, to see all of the things I couldn’t do, but it worked for me!

 

Hide and Seek: Chapter 7

Bracha Rosman

Idy ran to Mrs. Renard. “I’m begging you, don’t let him hurt Jacob. I’ll work harder. I won’t eat for a week. I’ll do anything”

 

What’s Your Normal?

Chevy Kepecs

Personality tests show that “normal” means different things for different people. Their purpose isn’t to label people or pigeonhole them into specific groups, but to make us aware of our basic characteristics

 

That’s the Ticket

She spent the night thinking about it. On the one hand, girls helped for the Melaveh Malkah in all sorts of ways. Maybe this was the way she should help the school because it seemed she was good at fundraising. On the other hand, she didn’t love it.

 

Hide and Seek: Chapter 6

Bracha Rosman

Idy agrees to escape with Jacob. Mr. Renard decides to accept the business proposal, against his wife’s warning. However, he will need Idy’s help.

 

Silver and Gold: Mail Call

Zivia Reischman

Dear Teen Pages, I greatly enjoyed your serial Silver and Gold. I found it to be a masterful portrayal of the teenage social scene…

 

You Called?

Sivi Sekula

Want to speak to your brother in Israel or your cousin in Los Angeles? You just pick up the phone and dial the number, but what did people do before phones? Let’s find out!

 

Jolly Solly: Who’s Calling?

R. Atkins

Their parents had gone out of town to a chasunah, taking Leah and Chavi with them. Unfortunately, the younger children had not been invited.

 

Road Race

Rochel Burstyn

Are you fascinated by cars? Even if you think you’re not quite a car person and can’t tell the difference between a Honda Odyssey and a Toyota Sienna, keep reading!

 

A Case of Mistaken Identity

Bassy Goldhirsch

I don’t know why my parents bothered to name me Chavie. It’s as if I was born wearing a name tag reading: “Penina’s sister”

 

Madame Chamberlaine: In the Air!

Tzipie Wolner

To the astonishment of every single person sitting in traffic (including us!), the car lifted clean off the street! Up like a helicopter we went and — whoosh! — flew right over all the other cars

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Dear Former Teachers
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