• Food and drinks A frosty Muggle treat also served in Diagon Alley. Read More
• Food and drinks A Honeydukes candy, presumably shaped like mice, that makes your teeth chatter and squeak. Read More
• Organizations An organisation which regulates Quidditch on an international level. The ICWQC was created after the International Statute of Secrecy was implemented in order to find suitable venues for the Quidditch World Cup to take place and to police the games. It also publishes The Official Guide to the Quidditch World… Read More
• Sports teams The Ilkley team, in the 1100s, played a game against another team from Yorkshire which was described in a now-famous letter from Goodwin Kneen to his cousin Olaf in Norway. (QA7)… Read More
• Wizarding culture Because Ilvermorny was based on Hogwarts, it boasts four houses. These houses were named by the founders of the school, Isolt and James Steward, and their two adopted sons, Webster and Chadwick. Unlike Hogwarts, the houses were named for magical creatures with which the founders were familiar. Isolt named one house… Read More
• Ilvermorny The Ilvermorny school song is sung to celebrate the North American magical school. Its lyrics recall the history of the founding of the school and the dangers of Muggle persecution at that time: We stand as one united Against the Puritan We draw our inspiration From good witch Morrigan… Read More
• Historical events American holiday also known as the Fourth of July which commemorates the signing of the Declaration of Independence on July 4th, 1776. The document, written and signed by future presidents John Adams and Thomas Jefferson as well as statesman Benjamin Franklin, stated the original Thirteen Colonies no longer had allegiance… Read More
• Magical objects Presumably, a quill that inks itself without needing to be manually dipped in an inkwell. Read More
• Glossary Colloquial term meaning ‘isn’t it?’… Read More
• Organizations Students hand picked by Dolores Umbridge for their support of the Ministry against Dumbledore (and specifically were willing to support Umbridge) were formed into a group called the Inquisitorial Squad. The members seemed to all be Slytherins. Read More
• Magical artifacts When thrown into the air, turns the immediate area pitch black so that common light spells and fire magic will not work in the area of effect, although a Hand of Glory will (HBP29). Read More
• Books and Literature Intermediate Transfiguration was the required textbook for Transfiguration for third, fourth, and fifth year students at Hogwarts (PA4). (We know that Harry had to buy a copy for third-year Transfiguration but did not need a new Transfiguration textbook in his fourth or fifth year, so we deduce that the… Read More