Celebrate Emily Dickinson's voice and vision in Emily Dickinson: A Poet for All Ages. Our student Launchpad, Flowers from Emily, offers a tour of her garden. Discover why she was better known in her hometown as a gardener than as a poet! Read more …
Explore the classic tales full of enchantment and magic — and still entertaining youth! What do you think? Log in to Thinkfinity 101 and join the discussion for teachers and by teachers!
A Sailor's Life for Me!
Experience life aboard “Old Ironsides,” the USS Constitution, in this interactive game, A Sailor’s Life for Me! Sail to Victory. Learn about naval battleships in the NEH-funded PBS documentary The War of 1812.
Celebrate Shakespeare's Birthday
Celebrate the Bard of Avon’s birthday with Folger Shakespeare’s Library “Online Resources for Teachers.” You’ll find “Shakespeare for Kids,” games and puzzles to engage younger students, and free audio-video resources designed to help you teach Shakespeare to older ones.
On April 3, watch how — at a cost of 5000 lives and $350 million — the canal connected the Earth’s two biggest oceans and reinforced America’s international stature.
Visit the Tennessee Encyclopedia of History and Culture. Learn about the Battle of Shiloh, which raged 150 years ago on April 6–7. With more than 24,000 casualties and 16,000 wounded, it was the bloodiest battle, and most important, in the war up to that time.
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