Literature: "Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets" by J. K. Rowling
These sites are about the book “Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets” by J. K. Rowling. There are lesson ideas, book reviews, quizzes, and activities. Included are eThemes resources on the Harry Potter series and the author study of J.K. Rowling.
Scholastic: Biography of J. K. Rowling
Read about the author of the Harry Potter books. Click on Interview Transcript to read an interview with the author. NOTE: The interview contains plot spoilers for the first four books, so make sure you have read them before looking at the interview.
Scholastic: Exploring the Book: Chapters 1-7
This three page PDF file is about the first seven chapters of the book. Includes interdisciplinary lesson ideas and a worksheet comparing a muggle home to a wizard home.
Literature Guide: Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
This literature guide promotes reading comprehension for the book by including a summary, questions to think about, a chant, and a section where students write their reaction to the text.
The Harry Potter Lexicon
This site provides detailed information about all the Harry Potter books. Find timelines, a muggle encyclopedia, podcasts, and Potter trivia. NOTE: This site contains advertising.
FactMonster: Harry Potter Quiz
This interactive quiz will test your knowledge of the first two Harry Potter books. NOTE: This site includes pop-up ads.
Quiz: Book Two
Here is a longer interactive quiz on the book.
ThinkQuest: Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
This site was designed by students and includes a book summary, review, and quiz.
eThemes Resources: Author Study: J.K. Rowling
Learn about author J.K. Rowling and the books she has written. Biographies, interviews, and classroom activities that go along with her books are included. There are links to eThemes Resources on books by the author.
eThemes Resource: Literature: Harry Potter Series by J. K. Rowling
Learn more about the "Harry Potter" books and author J.K. Rowling. There are many interactive quizzes and games. There is a site where students can be sorted into the Hogwarts houses. Also, view the book covers as they appear in other countries. Included are eThemes resources on the first four books.