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.

We get so many fantastic entries for Scope's writing contests each month. Here's one winning entry that we wanted to share with you and your students. Have your students enter next month's contest and one of them could be our next Spotlight Winner!

We're giving you one of our all-time favorite plays: A Christmas Carol!

The Lazy Editor has had a makeover! It can now be used as a mentor text for learning grammar and editing skills.

We can’t wait to hear about the discussions that ensue after your class reads this issue’s paired text “Could You Become A Mean Meme?” The articles take a timely look at online behavior and privacy. After reading the articles, use the essential questions below to kick off a class discussion.

We can't wait for your students to dive into the December/January nonfiction "Escape From Alcatraz"—a gripping story and an unsolved mystery about the infamous 1962 escape from Alcatraz Prison. While we were working on this exciting nonfiction package, we came across lots of fascinating resources. We've collected a few of our favorites for you and your students to explore.