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 practice using different types of words in a fill-in-the-blank-story game before making their own word list for a magnetic poetry set.
Have children practice combining sentences using initial impressions of music. The finished message goes on an illustrated postcard.
|Games & Tools|
The Timeline tool allows users to create descriptive timelines of real or imaginary events.
|Tips & How To's|
Interviewing family members or friends can be a valuable way for teens to learn about themselves and their families.
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.
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 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 | Game & Tool
5 | Grades 3 – 12 | Game & Tool
1 | Grades 6 – 8 | Activity & Project
2 | Grades 3 – 8 | Game & Tool
3 | Grades K – 5 | Game & Tool
4 | Grades 3 – 8 | Game & Tool
5 | Grades 3 – 8 | Game & Tool