HIGH SCHOOL

English Language Arts

what's my name Muhammad Ali
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What’s My Name: Muhammad Ali

Explore the iconic boxer’s challenges, confrontations, comebacks and triumphs in the two-part portrait of a man who was a beacon of hope for oppressed people around the world.

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Fahrenheit 451

Inspired by the 1953 novel written by Ray Bradbury, this dystopian drama film follows a futuristic American “fireman” whose job is to burn books after an authoritarian dictatorship outlaws reading.

Notes From the Field
Notes From the Field

Anna Deavere Smith’s one-woman show takes an unconventional approach to analyzing the school-to-prison-pipeline by embodying 18 real-life activists, politicians and citizens speaking out against an unjust system.

at the heart of gold inside the usa gymnastics scandal
At the Heart of Gold: Inside the Gymnastics Scandal

Through interviews with survivors, coaches, lawyers and journalists, better understand the environment in which young women competed for victory on a world stage, against a culture where abuse was hidden.

chernobyl
Chernobyl

Understand the implications of one of the worst man-made catastrophes when a massive explosion at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant in April 1986 released radioactive material across the Soviet Union, Scandinavia and Western Europe.

Won’t You Be My Neighbor

Fred Rogers inspired generations of children to explore their creativity and imaginations. Discover how the host spoke to young children about some of life’s weightiest issues — and used TV as a positive force.

song of parkland
Song of Parkland

Follow Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School drama teacher Melody Herzfeld and her theater students as they return to the classroom to finish their production in the months following the shooting that shook the nation.

15: A Quinceanera Story

Discover the cultural and historical celebration of the quinceañera in this collection of four short documentary films, which follows five Latina girls observing the traditional rite of passage on their 15th birthdays.

Social Studies

what's my name Muhammad Ali
Scholastic Lesson Available
What’s My Name: Muhammad Ali

Explore the iconic boxer’s challenges, confrontations, comebacks and triumphs in the two-part portrait of a man who was a beacon of hope for oppressed people around the world.

Scholastic Lesson Available
Icebox

Introduce students to the complexity of the United States’ immigration system through a fictionalized story of a child forced to seek asylum in America.

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King in the Wilderness

See what pressures and struggles Martin Luther King Jr. and the civil rights movement faced in the last years of Dr. King's life. Learning material for Martin Luther King Jr. Day and Black History Month.

Notes From the Field
Notes From the Field

Anna Deavere Smith's one-woman show takes an unconventional approach to analyzing the school-to-prison-pipeline by embodying 18 real-life activists, politicians and citizens speaking out against an unjust system.

at the heart of gold inside the usa gymnastics scandal
At the Heart of Gold: Inside the Gymnastics Scandal

Through interviews with survivors, coaches, lawyers and journalists, better understand the environment in which young women spent their youth competing for victory on a world stage, against a culture where abuse was hidden.

chernobyl
Chernobyl

Understand the implications of one of the worst man-made catastrophes when a massive explosion at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant in April 1986 released radioactive material across the Soviet Union, Scandinavia and Western Europe.

Won’t You Be My Neighbor

Fred Rogers inspired generations of children to explore their creativity and imaginations. Discover how the host spoke to young children about some of life’s weightiest issues — and used TV as a positive force.

song of parkland
Song of Parkland

Follow Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School drama teacher Melody Herzfeld and her theater students as they return to the classroom to finish their production in the months following the shooting that shook the nation.

15: A Quinceanera Story

Discover the cultural and historical celebration of the quinceañera in this collection of four short documentary films, which follows five Latina girls observing the traditional rite of passage on their 15th birthdays.

Science and Health

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Vice and the Environment

Explore learning materials for Earth Day on April 22, World Environment Day on June 5 and World Oceans Day on June 8.

Ice on Fire

Take a closer look at the innovations aimed at reducing carbon in the atmosphere and the never-before-seen solutions designed to slow down our escalating environmental crisis.

at the heart of gold inside the usa gymnastics scandal
At the Heart of Gold: Inside the Gymnastics Scandal

Through interviews with survivors, coaches, lawyers and journalists, better understand the environment in which young women competed for victory on a world stage, against a culture where abuse was hidden.

chernobyl
Chernobyl

Understand the implications of one of the worst man-made catastrophes when a massive explosion at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant in April 1986 released radioactive material across the Soviet Union, Scandinavia and Western Europe.