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

'You Kiss by the Book': Sonnet Unscrambler

Learn how Shakespeare used the sonnet tradition to enhance his stagecraft by performing a scene from this timeless tragedy.

Literature & Language Arts

Launchpad: 'You Kiss by the Book'

The following resources will be valuable as you examine the lyric form and conventions in Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet.

History & Social Studies

Anne Frank: World War II in Europe

Drawing upon the online archives of the U.S. Holocaust Museum, this lesson helps students to put the events described by Anne Frank into historical perspective, and also serves as a broad overview of the Nazi conquest of Europe during World War II. After surveying the experiences of various countries under Nazi occupation, the lesson ends with activities related specifically to the Netherlands and Anne Frank.

History & Social Studies

Launchpad: Birth of a Nation

Birth of a Nation, the NAACP, and the Balancing of Rights

Art & Culture

Animals From Down Under

Australian Aboriginal art is one of the oldest continuing art traditions in the world. Much of the most important knowledge of aboriginal society was conveyed through different kinds of storytelling—including narratives that were spoken, performed as dances or songs, and those that were painted.

History & Social Studies

On the Road with Marco Polo: Brochure Press

Brochure Press. Use this tool to create a brochure.