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 5 – 6
Fifth and sixth graders are making the exciting move to middle school. The materials here can help you make the most of their time outside of school.
|Activities & Projects|
Let children explore an interesting subject—themselves. An online tool will teach them to summarize and organize information as they write.
Explore fairy tales told in both old and new ways and use an online tool to help children create their own “fractured” version of a fairy tale.
|Games & Tools|
The CD/DVD Cover Creator allows users to type and illustrate CD and DVD covers and related booklets to provide notes and other information.
|Tips & How To's|
Composing a blog entry gives teens practice in organizing and presenting their ideas effectively and a chance to communicate with their readers.
Encourage children to ask questions about the natural world, to make observations, and to use their imaginations. They use their findings to create their own book.
Use these books as a springboard to discuss how children and adults alike can use peaceful, nonviolent methods to affect change in society.
|Most Popular for Grades 5 – 6|
1 | Grades K – 12 | Game & Tool
2 | Grades 6 – 8 | Printout | Word Play
3 | Grades 3 – 8 | Game & Tool
4 | Grades K – 12 | Tip & How-To
5 | Grades 3 – 12 | Game & Tool
1 | Grades 3 – 8 | Game & Tool
2 | Grades K – 5 | Game & Tool
3 | Grades K – 12 | Game & Tool
4 | Grades 3 – 8 | Game & Tool
5 | Grades K – 8 | Game & Tool