Parent & Afterschool Resources by Grade
|Grades 1 - 2|
|Grades 3 - 4|
|Grades 5 - 6|
|Grades 7 - 8|
|Grades 9 - 10|
|Grades 11 - 12|
Resources for Grades 1 – 2
First and second grade mean full days with lots of reading and writing! The materials here can help you make the most of the time outside of school.
|Activities & Projects|
In this activity, children go on a hunt for places where they can read and enjoy books: on a family road trip, at the pool, at the doctor’s office.
Children love books that rhyme and to create their own rhymes. It’s a fun way to learn how words sound similar to one another!
|Games & Tools|
The Comic Creator invites children and teens to design their own comic strips.
|Tips & How To's|
Encourage creativity and word play by helping a child recognize the elements of a poem and explore different ways of writing one.
Children who are learning to read and write letters and words will love making their very own ABC book.
Every day is Earth Day! Emily shares her story of children inspired by The Lorax and how they might take action with 50 Simple Things Kids Can Do To Save the Earth. Emily also explores science and nature activities with guest Sharon Betty and The Down-to-Earth Guide to Global Warming.
|Most Popular for Grades 1 – 2|
1 | Grades K – 12 | Game & Tool
2 | Grades K – 12 | Tip & How-To
3 | Grades K – 12 | Game & Tool
4 | Grades K – 2 | Game & Tool
5 | Grades 2 – 4 | Tip & How-To
1 | Grades K – 5 | Game & Tool
2 | Grades K – 12 | Game & Tool
3 | Grades K – 8 | Game & Tool
4 | Grades K – 1 | Game & Tool
5 | Grades K – 12 | Game & Tool