Teaching a Fully Illustrated and Digital Copy of ‘The Raven’ from the Library of Congress

October brings with it the changing of the seasons, colorful Fall landscapes, and Halloween. What better way to celebrate Halloween than to expose students to Edgar Allen Poe’s The Raven. At Read.gov, which is an extension of the Library of Congress, they have a fully readable, illustrated, digital version of The Raven published in 1884. […]

Declaration of Independence Resources

Need some good resources to teach about the Declaration of Independence? The Library of Congress offers The Declaration of Independence: From Rough Draft to Proclamation lesson plan that includes primary sources from the original “Rough draught” of the Declaration of Independence. What better way to get students involved than to show them how our country […]