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8th Grade


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5 Minute English

English as a Second Language (ESL)   1st - College | Online resource

Learning English as a second language (ESL) is not always easy, but it should be fun. 5 Minute English has been designed to give you short and easy explanations and exercises. You can also find...

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6 Powerful Learning Strategies You MUST Share with Students

Thinking & Learning Strategies   4th - College | Online resource

Studying CAN be taught. Learn how retrieval practice, interleaving, elaboration, and other research-based study strategies can help your students learn better.

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800 Free eBooks for iPad, Kindle & Other Devices

Literature   6th - College | ebook/Kindle

Download 800 free eBooks to your Kindle, iPad/iPhone, computer, smart phone or ereader. Collection includes great works of fiction, non-fiction and poetry, including works by Asimov, Jane Austen,...

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8th grade Math (U.S.)

8th Grade Math Curriculum   8th | Online class

8th grade is all about tackling the meat of algebra and getting exposure to some of the foundational concepts in geometry. If you get this stuff (and you should because you’re incredibly...

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900 Free Audio Books: Download Great Books for Free

Literature   7th - College | ebook/Kindle

Download hundreds of free audio books, mostly classics, to your MP3 player or computer. Below, you'll find great works of fiction, poetry and non-fiction, by such authors as Twain, Tolstoy,...

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A beginner's guide to 20th century art

7th - College | Online class

Art & Context: Monet’s Cliff Walk at Pourville & Malevich’s Suprematist Composition: White on White A conversation with Sal Khan, Steven Zucker & Beth Harris

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A beginner's guide to contemporary art

Contemporary Art   7th - College | Online class

All content in “A beginner’s guide to contemporary art”

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Africa - Geography Maps

African Geography   4th - 9th | Online resource

Africa. Hear the names of countries and capitals pronounced. Maps of Africa and information on African countries, capitals, geography, history, culture, and more. This site also offers a $36 yearly...

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Algebra

Algebra   4th - High School | Online class

Did you realize that the word “algebra” comes from Arabic (just like “algorithm” and “al jazeera” and “Aladdin”)? And what is so great about algebra anyway? This tutorial doesn’t explore algebra so...

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Algebra

Algebra   4th - 8th | Online resource

Free, interactive video lessons on algebra! Learn about functions, graphs, lines, and polynomials. "Algebra" is the math for describing how different things are related.

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Algebra 1

Algebra   3rd - High School | Online resource

Algebra is great fun – you get to solve puzzles! With computer games you play by running, jumping or finding secret things. Well, with Algebra you play with letters, numbers and symbols, and you...

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Algebra 1 Content Inventory

Algebra   8th - High School | Online resource

Virtual Nerd’s patent-pending tutorial system provides in-context information, hints, and links to supporting tutorials, synchronized with videos, each 3 to 7 minutes long. In this non-linear...

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Algebra 1 Course

Algebra   8th - 9th | Online resource

Algebra 1 covers expressions, systems of equations, functions, real numbers, inequalities, exponents, polynomials, radical and rational expressions. The material is text and video lectures, but no...

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Algebra basics

Algebra   6th - High School | Online class

Want a personalized algebra basics experience? Missions recommend what to learn next, help you remember what you’ve learned by mixing skills, and save your progress.

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Algebra Help

Algebra   4th - 9th | Online resource

Taking Algebra I or Algebra II? Then you found the right place to get help. We have more than forty free, text-based algebra lessons listed on the left. They’re not organized by subject matter or...

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Algebra I

Algebra   4th - 9th | Online class

Algebra is the language through which we describe patterns. Think of it as a shorthand, of sorts. As opposed to having to do something over and over again, algebra gives you a simple way to express...

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Algebra I

Algebra   6th - High School | Online resource

This course addresses Common Core State Standards for Algebra 1. Explore video and text that addresses concepts covered in Algebra 1. As you complete the units within this course, you’ll learn how...

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Algebraic expressions

5th - 9th | Online class

Wait, why are we using letters in math? How can an ‘x’ represent a number? What number is it? I must figure this out!!! Yes, you must. This tutorial is great if you’re just beginning to delve into...

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Algebra & Trigonometry

Algebra   6th - High School | Android App

Algebra and Trigonometry provides a comprehensive and multi-layered exploration of algebraic principles. The text is suitable for a typical introductory algebra course, and wasdeveloped to be used...

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Algorithmic Thinking (Part 2)

Algorithms   7th - College | Online class

Experienced Computer Scientists analyze and solve computational problems at a level of abstraction that is beyond that of any particular programming language. This two-part class is designed to...

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All about quadratic equations

Quadratic Equations   6th - 9th | Online video/YouTube

All about quadratic equations: factoring by grouping, completing the square, using the quadratic formula, using the discriminant, and solving some fancy quadratics.

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All About the Supreme Court

Judicial System   6th - High School | Online resource

This is a collection of resources that support teaching and learning about the US Supreme Court.  Craig Benzine talks about what happens when a case makes it to the Supreme Court of the United...

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Amazing Cells

Cell Biology   8th - College | Online resource

Learn about the structure of cells, their size and function and how they communicate. This free resource from the University of Utah provides videos and interactives to help learners understand...

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American English Speech

English   7th - College | Online class

This course will be beneficial if you wish to learn how to communicate with the sounds and music of American English. The purpose is not to increase your vocabulary, nor to improve your grammar,...

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American History

US History   4th - High School | Online resource

Online textbook covering Native American society, colonization, all the way up to modern day US history.

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Analytic Geometry

Geometry   6th - 9th | Online class

In analytic geometry, also known as coordinate geometry, we think about geometric objects on the coordinate plane. For example, we can see that opposite sides of a parallelogram are parallel by by...

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Analyzing and Visualizing Data with Excel

Microsoft Excel   7th - College | Online class

Microsoft Excel is one of the most widely used solutions for analyzing and visualizing data. Beginning with Excel 2010, new tools were introduced to enable the analysis of more data, resulting in...

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Ancient and Medieval history

World History   7th - College | Online class

Rosetta Stone, 196 B.C.E., granite, 114.4 cm x 72.3 × 27.9 cm or 45 × 28.5 × 11 inches, Ptolemaic Period (British Museum, London). Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Stev…

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Ancient Egypt

History   7th - College | Online class

Colossal pyramids, imposing temples, golden treasures, enigmatic hieroglyphs, powerful pharaohs, strange gods, and mysterious mummies are features of Ancient Egyptian culture that have fascinated...

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Ancient Mediterranean: 3500 B.C.E.-300 C.E.

7th - College | Online class

Artistic traditions of the ancient Near East and dynastic Egypt focused on representing royal figures and divinities and on the function of funerary and palatial complexes within their cultural...

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