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PBS LearningMedia is the Place for Literacy Resources! Create Your FREE Account Today!

If you haven't signed up for your FREE account on SCETV's PBS LearningMedia site, then please do so now, so your students can get the benefit of these great literacy resources.

This special collection is designed to expand vocabulary, strengthen reading comprehension, and expose your students to the notable authors behind famous works of literature.

Visit SCETV's PBS LearningMedia site to create an account and plan lessons using these resources!

American Authors in the 19th Century

Grades 9-12 / Primary Sources / Authors

Introduce your students to five prominent American authors with this collection of primary source documents. Featured authors include Whitman, Dickinson, Longfellow, Stowe, and Poe.

Great Expectations: Happily Ever After?

Grades 9-13+ / Video + Essay / Elements of a Story

Use this video excerpt from PBS' adaptation of Great Expectations to enhance lessons on 19th century literature and the work of Charles Dickens.

The Use of Soliloquy

Grades 8-12 / Media Gallery / Literary Devices

Shakespeare may be the author best known for his use of soliloquy. Engage your students in a discussion about this literary device with resources from Shakespeare Uncovered.

Poem by Emily Dickinson

Grades 7-12 / Animation / Poetry

In her poetry, Dickinson makes use of capitalization, personification, and rhyming. Use this resource with your upper-level students to illustrate these various literary devices.

Meet the Author

Grades 2-7 / Media Gallery / The Writing Process

Introduce your students to the children's author Rosemary Wells! Gain insight into Well's background, career, and thoughts on the writing process.

Consonant Digraphs

Grades 1-3 / Media Gallery / Vocabulary Acquisition

Integrate these resources from The Electric Company into your next lesson plan to familiarize students with the consonant digraphs "gh" and "ph."

Find these resources and more in the Gone Readin' Literacy Collection designed to support literacy from PreK through 12th grade.

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