Resources for Grades 3–5
Honoring Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Read about the important figure who served on the United States Supreme Court.
Remembering Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Learn about the historic figure who served on the United States Supreme Court and championed women's rights.
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
Listen to the first volume of L. Frank Baum's classic story as you imagine yourself traipsing through a magical land. Free on iTunes.
The Race for the Vaccine
Find out what scientists are doing to develop a coronavirus vaccine as quickly as possible.
Five Minutes to Focus
Print and shuffle these cards featuring seven exercies for the mind. Pull one out each day to center yourself and let go of stresses.
Hear from two teen Lion Dancers and learn why this traditional Chinese performance for Lunar New Year is important to them.
Who I Am
Create a collage—a mixture of pictures and words—that shows who you are. Include your background, interests, and culture.
Remembering the March
Read about the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom in 1963 and Martin Luther King Jr.'s famous "I Have a Dream" speech.
Create (or write) something that represents your background and culture. Interview family members for extra help with details and perspectives.
Reading News Online
What are the different parts of a news article or website? Learn how to identify them and make sure you're consuming more trustworthy info.
Reflect on the Year
Explain or show what this year has been like for you using words, art, music, Minecraft—whatever works. How have world events affected you?
What are you looking forward to? What goals do you have? Find a way to show or explain the things you want to make happen.