These Hogwarts-inspired resources help students become wizards in all subjects.
- Grades: 3–5, 6–8, 9–12
Harry Potter–themed skill-building classroom activities, such as homemade trading cards, a Hogwarts yearbook, and more.
Teacher recommendations for projects using the Harry Potter book series
Gryffindor, Hufflepuff, Ravenclaw, or Slytherin? Here's a creative way to sort your students into small groups when school starts.
Book Discussion Guides and Resources
Harry's first four years at Hogwarts are chronicled in the first four Harry Potter books. In each of those stories, amidst fun and laughter, pranks and pitfalls, mystery and suspense, Harry continues his battle against the evil Lord Voldemort.
In the first book of the series, Harry Potter is summoned to attend an infamous school for wizards, and he begins to discover some clues about his illustrious birthright. Harry finds himself drawn deep inside a mystical world he never knew existed and closer to his own noble destiny.
Scholastic Kid Reporter Maeve Hammond reviews Harry Potter and the Dealthy Hallows, the seventh and final book in J.K. Rowling's wizarding series.
The Tales of Beedle the Bard, released yesterday, is a volume of five stories that were "written for young wizards and witches," according to Potter creator J. K. Rowling. Thanks to a new translation from Hermione Granger, readers in the Muggle world can now experience the tales too.
Enjoy a more complete and personal Harry Potter experience with your class or at home.
Harry Potter has lived a miserable life since his parents' death. Left to survive with horrible relations, Harry has been forced to live in a closet under the stairs. But as his eleventh birthday approaches, all this is about to change.
Get to Know J. K. Rowling
J. K. Rowling, the world-famous author of the Harry Potter series, was born on July 31, 1965. Use these activities and lessons to extend students' love of Harry Potter into other areas of the curriculum.
Wave your wand and enchant your classroom with these lesson plans and crafts based on the Harry Potter series.