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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 how music can have an emotional impact on a scene in a movie, then help teens write and film a scene of their own.
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 Comic Creator invites children and teens to design their own comic strips.
|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.
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 3 – 8 | Game & Tool
3 | Grades 6 – 8 | Printout | Word Play
4 | Grades K – 12 | Tip & How-To
5 | Grades 6 – 8 | Tip & How-To
1 | Grades 3 – 8 | Game & Tool
2 | Grades K – 12 | Game & Tool
3 | Grades 3 – 8 | Game & Tool
4 | Grades 6 – 8 | Tip & How-To
5 | Grades K – 8 | Game & Tool