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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Foreign Language

Planilla de aprendizaje para el estudiante: Esperanza renace de Pam Muñoz Ryan

In this Spanish-language launchpad, students will look behind the story at the historical, social, and cultural circumstances that help account for the great contrasts and contradictions that Esperanza experiences when she moves to California. The launchpad also invites students to contemplate some of the changes Esperanza undergoes as she grows from a pampered child into a resourceful and responsible young woman.

Art & Culture

Portraits, Pears, and Perfect Landscapes: Investigating Genre

Instructions: For Investigating Genre in the Visual Arts

Literature & Language Arts

Preparing for Poetry

A collection of resources for students to use as they prepare for reading and analyzing poetry.