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Resources for Grades 7 8
Seventh and eighth graders are nearing the end of middle school. The materials here can help you make the most of their time outside of school.
|Activities & Projects|
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.
Invite teens to explore issues that are important to them, and then write a script and film a video public service announcement.
|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|
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.
Children can be card sharks in this game, which challenges players to build words from prefixes, root words, and suffixes.
In honor of National Poetry Month in April, tune in for recommendations of a variety of poetry books for teens.
|Most Popular for Grades 7 8|
1 | Grades K – 12 | Game & Tool
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3 | Grades 3 – 8 | Game & Tool
4 | Grades 3 – 12 | Game & Tool
5 | Grades K – 12 | Tip & How-To
1 | Grades 3 – 8 | Game & Tool
2 | Grades 3 – 8 | Game & Tool
3 | Grades K – 12 | Game & Tool
4 | Grades 3 – 8 | Game & Tool
5 | Grades K – 8 | Game & Tool