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    Day of the Dead Videos & Activities

    Introduce the history, traditions, and symbols of Día de los Muertos, Day of the Dead, through educa... read more

    Day of the Dead Reading Passage & Vocabulary

    Share a reading passage about Día de los Muertos with your students. After reading about Day of the ... read more

    Day of the Dead Quiz

    How much do you know about Diá de los Muertos? After reading The Day of the Dead article, test stude... read more

    Arcady's Goal Common Core Teacher's Guide

    Give students a glimpse of life as a child in Soviet Russia through literature. These discussion que... read more

    We the Living Teacher's Guide

    Engage in an in-depth study of We the Living. This work is Ayn Rand's first attempt at fiction with ... read more

    The Ghost Map Readers Guide

    The Ghost Map tells the story of the 1854 London cholera epidemic, and how it changed science, citie... read more

    Story Starter: Traveling to Timbuktu

    Our Hero travels to Africa in 1387 to visit the Mali Empire in Timbuktu. Have students imagine they ... read more

    Invent a Flying Machine

    Throughout history, people have been fascinated by the prospect of flight. Leonardo Da Vinci drew di... read more

    Veterans Day Videos & Activities

    Learn about the significance of Veterans Day, November 11, through educational videos paired with ex... read more

    Ancient Gods and Goddesses: Matching

    There are many gods and goddesses on Poptropica's Mythology Island, all with a different realm of po... read more

    Poptropica Teaching Guide: Mythology Island

    This guide to Mythology Island will help kids discover Greek mythology as they explore Mount Olympu... read more

    Once Discussion Guide

    Study the Holocaust through literature. These chapter-by-chapter discussion questions for Once by Mo... read more

    Romeo and Juliet Curriculum Guide

    Introduce Romeo and Juliet to high school students through performance-based teaching strategies. Th... read more

    A Midsummer Night's Dream Curriculum Guide

    Use performance-based teaching techniques to unlock the language of Shakespeare's romantic comedy A ... read more

    Hamlet Curriculum Guide

    Actively engage students in the text of Shakespeare's Hamlet with the resources in this curriculum g... read more

    Memorial Day Videos & Activities

    Memorial Day is observed on the last Monday in May. Learn about the history and traditions of Memori... read more

    Breaking Stalin's Nose Discussion Guide

    Use literature to study the Soviet Union during Stalin's dictatorial regime. This discussion guide t... read more

    Built to Last Classroom Guide

    In this classroom guide, you'll find a variety of cross-curricular activities, discussion points, an... read more

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