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Walt Disney

American Experience's mini site for the Walt Disney film offers an unprecedented look at the complex life and enduring legacy of one of America’s best-known storytellers – Walt Disney.

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Cerámica y Cultura: The Story of Spanish and Mexican Mayólica

Museum of International Folk Art in Santa Fe exhibition places Mayólica, a method of glazing earthenware pottery in historic and cultural context. A full array of educational resources is provided.

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Phillis Wheatley’s "Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral" published

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Back to School: Literature and Language for the Common Core

Literature and Language for Back to School includes American and World literature resources and helps secondary-level teachers respond to the CCSS requirements. Each resource aligns to an ELA Anchor Standard for College and Career Readiness as well as three Literacy in Reading, Language and/or Writing standards at a given grade level.

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Back to School: History, Social Studies and Philosophy for the Common Core

Social Studies/History for Back to School includes Philosophy resources and helps secondary-level teachers respond to the CCSS requirements. Each resource aligns to an ELA Anchor Standard for College and Career Readiness as well as three Literacy in History/Social Studies standards at a given grade level.

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Language of the Land: Journeys Into Literary America

Tour this Library of Congress online exhibit’s four regional sections that feature through literary maps and images how the voices of America’s writers are rooted in a particular place.

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Scribbling Women

Online resources for teaching American women's literature using dramatizations produced by The Public Media Foundation