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 11 – 12
From texts to e-mails to websites, teens may not realize how much they read and write every day. Help them understand—and make the most of—the reading and writing they do outside of school.
|Activities & Projects|
This activity invites children and teens to explore various careers and then write about what they might want to be when they grow up in a blog.
Work with a teen to create a wiki with everything people should know about the teen’s top ten favorite songs—and your favorite songs as well! Then invite friends to add their favorite songs too.
|Games & Tools|
The Crossword Puzzles tool lets children and teens choose from a selection of puzzles and solve them online. They can also create their own puzzles to solve online or print off.
|Tips & How To's|
Once a piece of writing has been revised and major changes have been made, writers edit to make certain that readers won't be confused or distracted by unintentional errors. Read on to learn how to begin editing a piece of writing!
This printout helps young writers focus on characteristics of well-written children’s picture storybooks and what makes them unique.
Tune in to this episode to hear about a range of titles by first-time YA authors, including mysteries, romances, humorous stories, and great contemporary realistic fiction.
|Most Popular for Grades 11 – 12|
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3 | Grades K – 12 | Tip & How-To
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5 | Grades 9 – 12 | Game & Tool
1 | Grades 9 – 12 | Game & Tool
2 | Grades K – 12 | Game & Tool
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