Assign this text to deeply engage your students!

Actively Learn provides free ELA, science, and social studies digital content—short stories, primary sources, textbook sections, science articles, novels, videos, and more—and embeds them with assignments aligned to standards for all 50 states that you can assign immediately or customize for your students.

Whether you’re looking for “The Tell-Tale Heart,” The Hate U Give, “The Gettysburg Address,” or current science articles and simulations, Actively Learn is the free go-to source to help you guide your students' growth in critical thinking all year.

Teaching LGBTQ Superhero

LGBTQ Superhero

In the personal narrative, "LGBTQ Superhero," Tamya is teased when it's revealed at school she has a crush on a girl. She comes out and stands up to the people who bullied her. The instruction focuses on drawing conclusions, analyzing evidence, and theme.

Tamya Golson
Youth Communication


Why is it important for people to be confident in who they are?


Assign this text to your students for free!