Free MY HERO Resources and Lesson Ideas to Use for Virtual Education due to School Closing and Homeschooling. Organized by Grade Level.
Students watch a selection of curated films from the MY HERO Multimedia Library to enhance learning at home and school.
Watch Films About Young People Making a Difference
10-year-old Jaysa rallies the community with her speeches about how the power plant causes asthma.
Nine-year-old Milo Cress is concerned about the millions of straws that pollute waterways, waste fossil-fuel resources and harm ocean creatures.
For Homeschooling and Virtual Education to Enrich Learning
Use these resources to inspire compassion and activism in your students, and ask them to identify a civil rights issue they can learn more about.
Create original hero artwork and upload it to share in the MY HERO Gallery.
Children can create their own artwork celebrating heroes using the medium of their choosing. This work can be done digitally and submitted to MY HERO or a picture of the artwork that was not created digitally can be submitted.
English Language Learners can listen as they read MY HERO's inspiring stories to further their English language proficiency and learn about international heroes.
Nurture creativity and self expression by encouraging your children to participate in MY HERO's numerous contests. They can work offline at home on projects creating poems, art, essays, songs and short films about a hero to share with our global community.
Click on the banners for details and deadlines.
Students can share their Hero Essays, Films and Art through our Create Program
Outstanding essays submitted to MY HERO will be considered for a certificate/t-shirt prize or be featured on the Story Homepage.
Students can submit their films for free with a waiver to the MY HERO International Film Festival.
How to Organize Your Students' or Child's Published Work
For Additional Resources and Lesson Plans, Go to the MY HERO Lesson Plan Center
Learn about a New Hero Every Day of the Year: Use the MY HERO Calendar in the Classroom
Organizer created on 3/17/2020 9:06:21 AM by Laura Nietzer
Last edited 5/18/2020 12:38:55 PM by Laura Nietzer