Star Wars in the Classroom 'In A Galaxy' Documentary

Interested in learning more about what we do at Star Wars in the Classroom? Then check out our episode of In a Galaxy on go90. Thanks to our friends at Maker Studios and for making it happen!

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Droid Building & Robotics

R2-D2 and C-3P0 are two of the most beloved characters in the Star Wars universe. A growing number of fans from all over the world have taken to constructing their own robots, calling themselves “Droid Builders.” The R2 units being built are fully functioning copies and, in some cases, better than the onscreen versions. Learn how you can inspire your students through robotics!

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Creative Writing Resources - Star Wars

If you have reluctant writers in your classroom consider using Star Wars imagery to get your students' creative juices flowing. Visit our Creative Writing section to learn more about how you can use Star Wars to spark an interest in writing for your students.

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The Heroine's Journey of Rey

The Force Awakens marks an exciting new chapter in the Star Wars saga. Join us as we examine how the elements of the Hero's Journey tie in with the story of Rey, a scavenger from the isolated desert world of Jakku.
If you have not yet seen The Force Awakens, be aware that spoilers lie ahead! Please read at your own risk!

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Studying Skywalkers: Excalibur and the Lightsaber

From a mythological perspective the lightsaber is a cultural capstone that recalls another famous blade, Excalibur. King Arthur’s legendary sword was maybe the most famous blade in mythology before Obi-Wan Kenobi presented Luke’s father’s lightsaber to him in Star Wars: A New Hope.

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For even more updates, news, and discussions from Star Wars in the Classroom, join the conversation on our official Facebook and Twitter pages. Links to our Facebook and Twitter feeds are always available on our site banner!

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Star Wars Recalls an Iconic World War II Photo and the Cold War

An important stage of any film production is location scouting. Star Wars fans expect to be taken to new and exciting alien worlds filled with strange creatures, otherworldly flora and extraordinary structures. Discover how a location from The Force Awakens has interesting ties to one of World War II's most iconic photos and the looming nuclear threat of the Cold War.

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Update Archive

Are you an educator who teaches with Star Wars? Do you find yourself receiving odd looks from colleagues or see their eyes roll when you mention your awesome Star Wars lesson plan?

If so, then you're a Rogue and you're not alone! The Rogues are an amazing group of educators who seek to make learning fun and engaging by integrating the Star Wars saga...

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