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Blast off! Measure student understanding and create interactive learning experiences with the brand new class activity feature for LaunchPacks.

Beyond the hand turkey: An elementary Thanksgiving activity

Encourage critical thinking, imagination, and cultural empathy in your elementary students with this Thanksgiving compare-and-contrast literacy lesson.

Remembering Veterans Day with WWI trench poetry

Encourage advanced literacy skills through the analyzation of figurative language in your middle and high school students with this Veterans Day lesson.

How do you read like a scientist?

Teach science literacy the Britannica way with these ready-to-use annotation activities for science classes of all levels.

10 Chicago 8th graders sum up how annotations help them study

Annotations cement the ability to put ideas into one’s own words—a life-long skill integral to learning for every student.


Starting this week, Britannica is saluting top-notch principals across the country for National Principals Month (#ThankAPrincipal).

Earth Timeline: High School Science Activity!

Ready-To-Use High School Science Activity “Everything changes and nothing stands still,” said the Greek philosopher Heraclitus…and wow has the Earth… Read More

Alternative Energy: Middle School Science Activity!

Ready-To-Use Middle School Science Activity What alternative energy sources could you use in your school? Where are old energy sources… Read More

Taking the Spooky out of STEM: Elementary Science Activities!

Ready-To-Use Elementary Science Activities With Halloween around the corner, what better time to investigate something extra scary…STEM? But STEM doesn’t… Read More