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NEW:Reader's Theater Scripts(Biographies in Ancient History):

Reader's Theater Scripts (Biographies in US History)

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Materials for experiential,active learners

NEW! Is That FAKE News?

Just How Do We Elect A President?

Just What is this word called IMPEACHMENT?

Anti-Bullying Resources

Need a quick activity?
Bell Ringers!

In the News!
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Mrs. Portulaca Purpilopilis

and the Purple Adventure Goggles


The Wooden Cookie Box Story The Wooden Cookie Box

DBQ Activities!

Facts to Wow your Friends! Women's History and St. Patrick's Day Fun Facts,World Water Day

Calendar Specific Resources!NEW

World Landmarks:( NEW) Lots of fun things to use with your students!

Teaching Ideas!


Geography Activities

Geography Ideas! NEW

Purpleannie's Travels

Crossword Puzzles!

Short Reads of interest

Dive into Career Choices

Teaching Tips A-Z

Mrs. Waffenschmidt
Science Fun!




Gail's Glimmerings

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Gail Hennessey


History For Kids

Tween Tribune-News Stories for Student

DogoNews: Fodder for Young Minds

BBC Website for Kids

Purple Turtle EBOOKS!

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Award winning site for April 2008!

The official U.S. time - snapshot


Social Studies School Service has published my book of Twenty Reader's Theater Scripts on people in ancient History(see list under "plays") or click here to learn more and order:Gail's New Book!

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Reader's Theater Scripts: Improve Fluency, Vocabulary, and Comprehension (Secondary). Click here to order:Teacher Created Materials

I began writing for Aadarsh Publishing in 2012-present:
  • Purple and the Cupcakes
  • Purple Meets Freddy at the Lilly Pad
  • Purple Helps Roxy Learn to Swim
  • Purple and the Pumpkin Race
  • Purple Turtle's Birthday Party
  • Purple and Biggy and The Monster under the Bed
  • Purple and World Peace
  • Purple Turtle- Uses Less
  • Purple and the Safari Adventure
  • Purple and the Chocolate Dream
  • Purple and the Amusement Park Adventure
  • Purple Meets a Siberian Crane
  • Purple Meets Whammy, the Killer WhalePurple and Friends Journey to the Amazon Rainforest
  • Purple and the Melting Glaciers
  • Purple and the Sea Turtle Hatchlings
  • Purple Meets Doodlebug, the Puppy Model
  • Purple Meets Angel Cat Sugar
  • Purple and Goople Travel Inside the Earth
  • Purple and Goople Visit World Landmarks
  • Purple and Goople's Adventure Under the Sea
  • Purple and Goople Travel Back to the Dinosaurs
  • Check out Purple Turtle books at this link:Purple Turtle

    Check out a FREE Purple Turtle FREE Ebook:Purple Meets Freddy at the Lilly Pad

    Check out the animated cartoon of one of my Purple Turtle Stories: "Purple Turtle and the Case of the Missing Cup Cakes":Purple Turtle animated story

    Check out my new series of Children's Books!

  • Colour Fairies: Go Go's Flying Lesson
  • Colour Fairies: Yay Yay Gets Her Wand
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    Check out a preview of my latest story,"Mrs. Paddington and the Silver Mousetrap Shoppe". Click here: Historical Fiction: Mrs.Paddington and the Silver Mousetrap Shoppe.

    Read my story, "The Wooden Cookie Box"(a young girl learns about her family history from her favorite cookie!) Click here to read the story! The Wooden Cookie Box

    Will the Real Paul Revere Please Stand Up? and 14 Other American History Plays.
    As of 5/06, my book ceased publication. Thanks to all that have puchased a copy....7000 were sold!AMAZING and THANK YOU!
    Scholastic Publishing $12.95

    Until We Meet Again
    Gail Skroback Hennessey's latest novel. The novel is currently unpublished.

    A sample chapter may be viewed here.
    Literary agents interested in learning more about Until We Meet Again can email Gail at