Parent & Afterschool Resources by Grade
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|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|
Explore how music can have an emotional impact on a scene in a movie, then help teens write and film a scene of their own.
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 Graphic Map allows children and teens to chart the significant points related to a particular item or group of items, such as chapters in a book, amounts of money spent, events during a day,
month, year, or life, or scenes in a play.
|Tips & How To's|
Creating a podcast gives teens a chance to communicate with others. The skills teens learn in this process can help them become better writers and public speakers.
This printout helps young writers focus on characteristics of well-written children’s picture storybooks and what makes them unique.
In honor of National Poetry Month in April, tune in for recommendations of a variety of poetry books for teens.
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