Parent & Afterschool Resources by Grade
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|Grades 3 - 4|
|Grades 5 - 6|
|Grades 7 - 8|
|Grades 9 - 10|
|Grades 11 - 12|
Resources for Grades 3 – 4
Third and fourth 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|
Shake up children’s summer reading by introducing them to new and fun formats for storytelling.
Have children practice combining sentences using initial impressions of music. The finished message goes on an illustrated postcard.
|Games & Tools|
Children can use Trading Card Creators to answer questions about a book character’s appearance and actions, and to probe for thoughts, feelings, and motivations.
|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 can use this chart to keep track of the books, stories, and magazine articles that they read. This organizer can also help with comparison of different genres and formulation of opinions about the texts.
Move to the beat with musical barnyard animals who live it up when the sun goes down!
|Most Popular for Grades 3 – 4|
1 | Grades K – 12 | Game & Tool
2 | Grades 3 – 8 | Game & Tool
3 | Grades K – 12 | Tip & How-To
4 | Grades 3 – 12 | Game & Tool
5 | Grades 3 – 8 | Game & Tool
1 | Grades 3 – 8 | Game & Tool
2 | Grades K – 12 | Game & Tool
3 | Grades K – 5 | Game & Tool
4 | Grades 3 – 8 | Game & Tool
5 | Grades K – 8 | Game & Tool