Scope's February nonfiction feature "Escape from Slavery," tells the incredible true story of Harriet Tubman. After you and your students read this gripping article, your students can further explore slavery in the United States, the life of Harriet Tubman, and the Underground Railroad through three great resources we've put together.

We’ve compiled some of our favorite books about The Underground Railroad across genres and reading levels so you can mix and match them for your literature circles.

Over the past few months, many of you on Twitter have shared the ingenious, creative, and all-around cool ways that you have been using Scope in your classrooms. I couldn't keep these excellent ideas to myself, so I'm sharing a few of my favorites here.

Martin Luther King Jr. Day is fast approaching and we wanted to give you a great way to teach your students about an incredible hero of the civil rights movement: Barbara John

The vocabulary slideshow is great for all your learners, but especially for auditory and visual learners, as well as your ELLs. You can use it on whiteboards, computers, laptops, and tablets.

We are very excited to bring you and your students the story of Sylvia Mendez and her fight against injustice in our play and video "The Fight For What’s Right.” This powerful drama brings to life the little-known story of how Sylvia and her family fought for school integration in California—and won.