Resources for Grades 3–5

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Article/Ebook

grades 3–4

Honoring Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Read about the important figure who served on the United States Supreme Court.

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Article/Ebook

grades 5–7

Remembering Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Learn about the historic figure who served on the United States Supreme Court and championed women's rights.

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drawing of wizard of oz

Audio

grades K–12

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.

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covid-19

Article/Ebook

grades 3–5

The Race for the Vaccine

Find out what scientists are doing to develop a coronavirus vaccine as quickly as possible.

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five minutes to focus

Activity

grades 3–12

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.

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lucky lions

Article/Ebook

grades 3–5

Lucky Lions

Hear from two teen Lion Dancers and learn why this traditional Chinese performance for Lunar New Year is important to them.

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grades 1–5

Who I Am

Create a collage—a mixture of pictures and words—that shows who you are. Include your background, interests, and culture.

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Article/Ebook

grades 3–5

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.

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grades 3–12

Your Heritage

Create (or write) something that represents your background and culture. Interview family members for extra help with details and perspectives.

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online news

Video

grades 4–6

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.

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grades 3–5

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?

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grades 3–5

Looking Forward

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.

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