Parent & Afterschool Resources by Grade
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|Grades 5 - 6|
|Grades 7 - 8|
|Grades 9 - 10|
|Grades 11 - 12|
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|
This activity invites children and teens to explore various careers and then write about what they might want to be when they grow up in a blog.
Learn about diamante poems, and then consider the idea of cause and effect before working it into the diamante poem format.
|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.
This printout helps children focus on books that they are currently reading to see different models of well-told stories.
Tune in for recommendations of both old and new titles by distinguished African American authors who write for teens.
|Most Popular for Grades 7 – 8|
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 3 – 8 | Game & Tool
3 | Grades K – 12 | Game & Tool
4 | Grades 3 – 8 | Game & Tool
5 | Grades K – 8 | Game & Tool