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Check below for helpful links:
Newsela:https://newsela.com/join/#/H4K6MY use class code : H4K6MY
Check to see if your book is an AR (Acelerated Reader) book: https://hosted21.renlearn.com/22967/
Online Grade 6 social studies, all Math & all ELA text books: click the link and log-on. http://connected.mcgraw-hill.com/
Social Studies textbook for grades 7 & 8: http://my.hrw.com/
How to take Cornell notes:
School House Rocks lyrics:
CASTLE LEARNING: https://castlelearning.com/review/castlesoftware/home.aspx
Username:first 3 letters of your first name flowwed by the first 6 letters of your last name (your whole last name if it is 6 letters of less)
ID/Email: op-your student # (don't forget the - )
Password: The password you use to log-on to the school computer
HOW TO GET TO ASSIGNMENT: Once logged in, find the teacher that you owe an assignment for and click on the assignment Click on SHORT ANSWER
Not sure what your lexile reading score is? Try here! http://www.lexile.com/fab/
What Should I Read Next?Do you hate it when a great book ends? Wouldn't it be wonderful to have some other amazing stories to read that are similar to that latest one? This site will give you a list of related titles to choose from! It is so easy to use and helps get you reading that next "page turner"!
This website began in 2002 by a then, 5th grader and father. It lists reviews of current literature that is of interest to young adults. Definitely worth your time!
Read Kiddo, Read!This site is made available to kids everwhere by famous author, James Patterson. It has a multitude of book recommendations to view. Most helpful!
This web-based literacy program for boys, founded by author and First National Ambassador of Young People’s Literature Jon Scieszka, provides a book list to browse. Readers can also make recommendations about great reads!
Connected YouthAnother engaging site that shares enticing reads!
ScholasticThis parent site has a great database with filters you can set to help you find books that will interest your child. The categories to adjust are by age and content type. It might be worth a try!
Teen ReadsBook Lists, book reviews, contests, and more! Just take some time to explore and get linked to a new favorite title! http://www.teenreads.com
Young Adult Library Services Association
Check out "Teen Top Ten List" for some popular, amazing reads! YALSA, Young Adult Library Services Association offers something for students and parents. Come in and look around.
Fun English GamesGo to this site to practice sentence structure, conjunctions, prefixes and suffixes, nouns and verbs! http://www.funenglishgames.com/grammargames.htmlPlot Video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c6I24S72JpsComic Strip CreatorDo you like to make characters talk? This might be just the helpful tool you need. Check it out!
Links to fun Math games & skill practice
Lots of games for various topics: http://www.mathplayground.com/
Multiplication football: http://www.funbrain.com/cgi-bin/fb.cgi?A1=start3&A2=Medium&ALG=No&INSTRUCTS=1
Place Value: http://www.funbrain.com/tens/index.
Changing improper fractions into mixed numbers: http://www.xpmath.com/forums/arcade.php?do=play&gameid=38
Changing mixed numbers into fractions: http://www.xpmath.com/forums/arcade.php?do=play&gameid=37
Distributive Property: http://www.hstutorials.net/dialup/distributiveProp.htm
Combining like terms: http://www.hstutorials.net/dialup/distributiveProp.htm
Multiplication Fractions game: http://www.math-play.com/Multiplying-Fractions-Millionaire/Multiplying-Fractions-Millionaire.html
Links to ELA games & skills practice:
Grammar Gorillas: http://www.chompchomp.com/
Grammar games by topic: http://www.eduplace.com/kids/hme/6_8/grammar/
State Math and English tests are given in all grades. Below are some websites that I have found that are useful and interactive for students to use to review key concepts in Math and English during the school year. These can help maintain skills and build on prior knowledge.
Websites: Math and English