Your dad says his team is doing well this year. Mom’s happy, too.
Grandma is the best cook ever! She’s second only to Mom, who makes your favorite foods every day.
At the beginning of the Civil War, many freedmen and recent-runaway slaves tried to enlist in the Army to fight for the North. There were laws against that kind of thing then, but after the Emancipation Proclamation in 1863, the Union Army was open to former slaves.
“Use your head!” That’s what your parents, grandparents, even your teacher says all the time.