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Continuity of Learning - Middle School Resources

Middle School Resources

These are resources for students in Grades 5-8.

All subjects (Math, Science, Reading, Social Studies, Fine Arts, ELL, News, etc.)
Educators Only Source - Grade 5
Educators Only Source - Grade 6
Educators Only Source - Grade 7
Educators Only Source - Grade 8
Nearpod Lessons/Directions - Grades 5-8
Oxford Owl - Reading/English/Math - Grades 5-6
Sheppard Software - Select Subject/Topic (requires Flash)
Wakelet - Grade 5 Choice Board

Access to eBooks

Abington Public Library
Epic! Children's Books
SORA - Directions to access eBooks and audiobooks

Art
Artyfactory - Drawing and art history lessons
Drawing facial features (eye)
Drawing facial features (nose)
Drawing facial features (lips)
Drawing facial features (ears)
Drawing facial features (hair)

English Language Arts
Children's Books and Reading - Book suggestions and activities - Grades 5-6
IXL ELA
PBS Learning Media - Select subject or grade for appropriate resources
Scholastic Story Starters - Starters for creative writing
Word Game Time - Various ELA activities select by grade (requires Flash)

English Learners
Ben's Guide to the US Government
Activities for EL Students - (requires Flash)
Brainpop
ESL Cafe for Students

Foreign Language - Grades 7-8
Duolingo
Lawless French
SpanishDict - Dictionary/Vocab/Practice Exercises
Study Spanish - Links for pronunciation, grammar, vocabulary practice
To be fluent - French and Spanish Resources

Math
Clever - Clever provides access for grades 3-12 to IXL Math and other school/grade specific materials.  Please use your school email address and password to access Clever and use the Recommendations wall in IXL for suggested skills practice.  Please feel free to explore additional resources available in Clever as well.
Coding - Grade appropriate coding exercises
Khan Academy - Click courses at the top left to select appropriate subject/grade level topics
Scratch

Music
Chrome Music Lab
Incredibox
Music Theory
Sight Reading - YouTube
Smartmusic
Superior Singing Method - YouTube
The Basic Band Book - Instrument Lessons


Science
Crash Course Science Kids - Select topics from playlist - grades 5-6
Crash Course Science - Select topics from playlist - grades 6-8
Khan Academy - Click courses at the top left to select appropriate subject/grade level topics
PhET Interactive Simulations  - Interactive Science and Math Simulations
NASA STEM


Social Studies
Ancient Civilizations - Greece and Rome - Grade 6
Ancient Civilizations - Greece and Rome Textbook and Resources - Grade 6
Harcourt: The United States - Grade 5 Textbook
NY Times Social Studies Skills
PBS Learning Social Studies

Wellness
Exercises with a deck of cards
Open PhysEd - Link to home exercises
Ted Talks - Video based lessons organized by subject