7th-8th Grade Online Resources

Last Updated: 3/24/2020 12:46 AM

 

District Online Resources

iReady and other software will require the students to log in.

iReady - This is a district reading/math resource for grades K-4th. 

Compatibility Requirements: Students will need the i-Ready for Students iPad app or a full browser on a PC or Mac to access i-Ready. This app is only available on iPads that are compatible with iOS 10.3 or above. These iPad models currently include the iPad (5th generation), iPad (4th generation), iPad Air, iPad Air 2, and iPad Pro. i-Ready for Students is free and available for download through the Apple App StoreSM. i-Ready for Students is not supported on iPad minis, and it is not accessible on other tablets or iPhones, Android phones or Android tablets.

Study Island - This is a district reading/math resource for grades K-12th across multiple subjects. 

BrainPOP - Animated Educational Site for Kids - Science, Social Studies, English, Math, Arts & Music, Health, and Technology. District login - Username: tcsdistrict7200 Password: tcsd7200

 

Multi-Subject Resources

CK-12 - This is a collection of resources for grades 7th-8th on math, science, and social studies.

Khan Academy - This is a collection of videos and resources for grades 7th-8th on multiple subjects.

Hippo Campus - This is a collection of videos and resources for grades 7th-8th on multiple subjects.

Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History - Students can explore the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History virtually.

Discovery K12 - Discovery K12 provides a complete online curriculum for pre-k to 12th grade. All main subjects are covered, plus extra curriculum courses.

PhET - Students can explore math and science topics with interactive simulations.

Nitro Type - Students improve the foundational skill of typing by competing in fast-paced races against their friends.

Crash Course - Youtube channel of educational videos

Self Care for Teens - 50 self-care ideas for middle and high school students. Links to yoga, meditation, virtual tours, crosswords, and more...for teens!

MobyMax

 

Language Arts Resources

CommonLit - CommonLit helps students with reading, writing, communication, and problem-solving skills

Loyal Books - Free Public Domain Audiobooks & eBook Downloads

Project Gutenberg - Free ebooks (public domain)

Classroom Cereal - Grammar practice in free, printable short stories.

 

Math Resources

Delta Math - Delta Math is a free website for teachers and students covering a wide range of math content from middle school through AP Calculus.

Illuminations - This is a collection of math interactive resources for grades 7-8, created by the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics.

Figure This! - This site provides math challenges students and parents can complete together.

 

Science Resources

The Science Spot - Take-home science projects that can be completed with or without Internet access; other resources useful in eLearning.

 

Social Studies Resources

Smithsonian's History Explorer - This is a collection of interactives and media resources for 7-8 grade.

MrBettsClass - A Youtube channel that teaches mainly US History through parody songs, animations, meme compilations, and reviews

HipHughes History - United States History lectures brought to you by Mr. Hughes. These lectures are designed for broad based conceptual review for studying for middle and high school students

 

PE/Music Resources

Busy Kids Do Piano - Free month of lessons with coupon code PIANOATHOME

Chrome Music Lab - Chrome Music Lab is a website that makes learning music more accessible through fun, hands-on experiments.

Sight Reading Factory - Unlimited exercises for sight reading and sight singing practice

Mr. Ethridge Music.com - video resources to support students' individual instrument-learning projects