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

The Roman World

The Roman World
Art & Culture
The Search for Timbuktu

The Search for Timbuktu

A geographical and historical summary of ancient Timbuktu in Mali. Complete with questions for students.
History & Social Studies

The Sedition Act: The Thrust of the Arguments

An online chart on the Aliens and Seditions act for students to fill out in conjunction with the curriculum unit: The Sedition Act: Certain Crimes Against the United States.

History & Social Studies
The Spanish–American War: WebQuest

The Spanish–American War: WebQuest

On April 11, 1898, two months after the battleship U.S.S. Maine was destroyed by an explosion in Havana harbor, President McKinley sent a message to Congress requesting authority to use the U.S. armed forces to end a brutal civil war in the Spanish colony of Cuba.

History & Social Studies

The Victor's Virtue: A Cultural History of Sport

Arguments and Evidence
Art & Culture

The Whatnot Tree

Instructions