MIDDLE SCHOOL

English Language Arts

What Happened On September 11
Scholastic Lesson Available
What Happened on September 11

Directed and produced by Emmy-winner Amy Schatz (A Child's Garden of Poetry), What Happened on September 11 is an introduction to the events of September 11, 2001 for a young audience.

Scholastic Lesson Available
The Words That Built America

More than 100 readers, including living presidents and vice presidents, read the authentic words of our founding documents.

Journey Into Dyslexia

Students, teachers and thriving adults reveal how dyslexia informs who they are, and explore the ways they develop skills to navigate a world where standardization is the norm.

What Happened On September 11
Scholastic Lesson Available
What Happened on September 11

Directed and produced by Emmy-winner Amy Schatz (A Child's Garden of Poetry), What Happened on September 11 is an introduction to the events of September 11, 2001 for a young audience.

Scholastic Lesson Available
The Words That Built America

More than 100 readers, including living presidents and vice presidents, read the authentic words of our founding documents.

Journey Into Dyslexia

Students, teachers and thriving adults reveal how dyslexia informs who they are, and explore the ways they develop skills to navigate a world where standardization is the norm.

Social Studies

What Happened On September 11
Scholastic Lesson Available
What Happened on September 11

Directed and produced by Emmy-winner Amy Schatz (A Child's Garden of Poetry), What Happened on September 11 is an introduction to the events of September 11, 2001 for a young audience.

what's my name Muhammad Ali
Scholastic Lesson Available

FOR GRADES 7-12 | HISTORY AND SOCIAL STUDIES

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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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.

The Number on Great-Grandfather's Arm

Haunting historical footage and hand-painted animation tell a heartbreaking story of Jewish life in Eastern Europe, sharing memories and lessons of the Holocaust with a new generation.

foster
FOSTER

With more than 400,000 children in foster care in the U.S., FOSTER visits courtrooms, foster homes, and the neighborhoods of L.A. to upend some of the most enduring myths about foster care.

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.

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.

What Happened On September 11
Scholastic Lesson Available
What Happened on September 11

Directed and produced by Emmy-winner Amy Schatz (A Child's Garden of Poetry), What Happened on September 11 is an introduction to the events of September 11, 2001 for a young audience.

what's my name Muhammad Ali
Scholastic Lesson Available

FOR GRADES 7-12 | HISTORY AND SOCIAL STUDIES

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.

The Number on Great-Grandfather's Arm

Haunting historical footage and hand-painted animation tell a heartbreaking story of Jewish life in Eastern Europe, sharing memories and lessons of the Holocaust with a new generation.

foster
FOSTER

With more than 400,000 children in foster care in the U.S., FOSTER visits courtrooms, foster homes, and the neighborhoods of L.A. to upend some of the most enduring myths about foster care.

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.

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.

Science & Health

Scholastic Lesson Available
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.

Scholastic Lesson Available
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.