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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Literature & Language Arts

Launchpad: Marvell's Coy Mistress

Use the following links as you explore Andrew Marvell's poem, "To His Coy Mistress."

Literature & Language Arts

Launchpad: Browning's Last Duchess

Use the following links as you explore Robert Browning's poem, "My Last Duchess."

Literature & Language Arts

Preparing for Poetry

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

Literature & Language Arts

Launchpad: Flannery O'Connor's South

Today's starting point? Atlanta. Destination? Florida. Although the family in "A Good Man is Hard to Find" lives in Atlanta, their journey to Florida takes them along the relatively new highways of the 1950s, including rural country roads.

Art & Culture

Launchpad: Allegory in Painting

This launchpad introduces students to allegory in the visual arts through the works of a number of well-known artists, including Thomas Cole and Caravaggio.

Art & Culture

Launchpad: Hammurabi’s Code

How does Hammurabi's code reflect Babylonian society?