Student Resources

Student resources are interactive activities collected from around the Web. They can be used to support related lesson plans or as standalone activities in the classroom. Browse our library of student resources by grade level or subject area below.

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Art & Culture

Launchpad: Picturing Lincoln

Study Gardner's Abraham Lincoln, February 5, 1865, and fill out The National Archives Photo Analysis Worksheet. Use the worksheet questions and the students' answers as a framework for a class discussion about the art. Encourage them to notice details that will help them understand Lincoln.

Literature & Language Arts

Launchpad: Pride & Prejudice

Through this Launchpad, study Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice and study her treatment of social class in the early 19th century as well as learn about the status of women in the late 18th and early 19th centuries.

Art & Culture

Launchpad: Repetition in Visual Arts (Student)

In this Launchpad students will learn about repetition, one of the techniques artists often use to highlight important elements within a painting's composition, and to move a viewer's eye around the canvas, from highpoint to highpoint.

Art & Culture

Launchpad: Repetition in Visual Arts (Teacher)

In this launchpad, teachers will instruct students about repetition, one of the techniques artists often use to highlight important elements within a painting's composition, and to move a viewer's eye around the canvas, from highpoint to highpoint.

History & Social Studies

Launchpad: Revolution '67

Literature & Language Arts

Launchpad: Robert Browning’s “My Last Duchess”

Explore Robert Browning's poem, "My Last Duchess."