Learning Resources for

8th Grade


In eighth grade, kids will evaluate arguments in written text, interpret the use of language, grasp similes and metaphors, and they’ll write formal essays, research, and well-structured narrative text. In their math classes, they’ll solve linear equations, understand rational and irrational numbers, work with squares, square roots, and the Pythagorean Theorem. Find resources to learn these subjects and eighth grade science and social studies here in whatever format works best for you - books, videos, online classes, learning apps and much more.


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Web Lab


HTML & CSS
6th - High School | Website

Web Lab is a programming environment where you can make simple web pages using HTML and CSS. Design your web pages and share your site in seconds. Ages 13+, all modern browsers, English only

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Welcome to grammar!


Grammar
4th - High School | Online class

Khan Academy Grammarian David Rheinstrom welcomes you to his favorite topic: the study of language, its rules, and its conventions. By understanding English – …

Free

What Is Entrepreneurship?


Entrepreneurship & Small Business
8th - High School | Online class

What does it mean to be entrepreneurial? What virtues do entrepreneurs have and what behaviors do they exhibit? What kind of character do successful entrepreneurs tend to have? What is the specific...

$275

Wonder Workshop WB12 Dash and Dot Robot Pack


Computer Programming
1st - 9th | Product

Playtime just got smarter with Dash & Dot. Learn to code as you play with your new robot friends. The robots arrive fully assembled and ready to play. Use a supported iPad (iPad 3+, Mini, Air)...

Free

Word 2016 Tutorial


Microsoft Word
6th - College | Online resource

Word 2016 is the word processing application in the Microsoft Office 2016 suite. Get help producing and sharing documents here. Word Basics 1 Getting Started with Word 2 Understanding OneDrive 3...

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Word Games & Quizzes


Spelling
3rd - College | Game, Website

Challenge yourself with dozens of word games, puzzles, crosswords, and quizzes with new content every day!  Provided by Merriam-Webster, the authority on words and language.

$17 yearly

Wordly Wise 3000


Vocabulary
Kindergarten - High School | Book, Online resource

Wordly Wise 3000® 4th Edition provides direct academic vocabulary instruction to develop the critical link between vocabulary and reading comprehension. The robust activities, student engagement,...

$10 monthly

Word problems


Math
Pre-K - 9th | Online resource

Practice word problems skills on IXL, have fun, and win awards!

1
$36

Word Sauce!


Vocabulary
3rd - 9th | Book

Hilariously Illustrated Storyteller's DictionaryGrab a napkin, because Word Sauce!™ is about to drop. Dripping with inspiration and a sizzling array of storytelling words, this is the ultimate...

1
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WorldAtlas


Geography
2nd - College | Website

What Wikipedia did for encyclopedias, WorldAtlast did for atlases.  This remarkably deep free online atlas features: Detailed lists of countries, cities, oceans, mountains and more Population...

$150
Paid add-ons

World Geography


Geography
7th - High School | Book, Online class

Geography is the study of the spatial distribution of physical and cultural features, including the interaction between the physical characteristics of a place and human endeavor. These physical...

$5

World Geography Course Assistant


Geography
4th - College | iPhone/iPad

Get help for your World Geography class. Facts and information on maps, distances, geology, climate, water and land features, atmosphere, earthquakes, tides, political geography, demographics,...

$225

World Geography Homeschool Curriculum


Geography
6th - 8th | Online resource, Product

World Geography is a highly integrated, homeschool geography curriculum that provides rich content with rigor, skills, and document-based instruction. World Geography © 2012 is a highly integrated,...

Free

World history


World History
7th - College | Online class

Called the Great War (before World War II came about), World War I was the bloody wake-up call that humanity was entering into a new stage of civilization. Really the defining conflict that took...

Free

World Maps - Geography


Geography
5th - 9th | Online resource

World geography quizzes galore – over 250 fun online map games teach capitals, country locations, and more. Also info on the culture, history, and much more. This site provides free information on...

$18
Paid add-ons

World War II: The Definitive Visual History


World War II
5th - College | Book

World War II is divided into nine chronological chapters, each introduced by a general overview of the military and political situation. This is followed by a comprehensive timeline, covering...

Free

WorldWide Telescope


Astronomy
7th - College | Product, Windows

The WorldWide Telescope is a rich visualization environment that functions as a virtual telescope, bringing together imagery from the best ground- and space-based telescopes to enable seamless,...

$12,000

Woz-U Data Science


Data Science
7th - College | Online class, Online/YouTube video

The program includes training in Statistics, Computer Programming, Data Visualization, Data Modeling, Big Data and Machine Learning. Learn how to create big impact as a Data Scientist by analyzing...

$12,000

Woz-U Software Developer


Web Development
7th - College | Online class, Online video/YouTube

DEFINE YOURSELF AS A SOFTWARE DEVELOPERYou (n): A lifelong creator that was born to build solutions that make the world a far better place. Software Developer (n): An individual who researches,...

$187

Write Source Homeschool Writing Packages


Writing & Composition
Kindergarten - High School | Product

Write Source prepares students to master the writing process with a personalized program for grades K-12. Get your package at Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. Recharge writing and grammar with Write...

Free

Writing Navigator


Writing & Composition
6th - High School | iPhone/iPad, Online resource

The four products in this series guide students through the writing process: planning, drafting, revising, and publishing.

Free
Paid add-ons

WWII Podcast


World War II
6th - College | Audio CD/MP3

Ray Harris Jr; has a degree in history from James Madison University. I’ve been obsessed with the events and people from WWII since I first learned of them. I’ve been waiting years for someone to...

Free

Yo Kidz


Drawing
Kindergarten - 8th | Online video/YouTube

How to draw is the key factor to start this channel and only for kids. Yokidz is a channel dedicated towards the drawing tutorials for kids. Here in this channel you can see different kind of video...

Free

Young Entrepreneurs


Entrepreneurship & Small Business
6th - College | Online video/YouTube

This course introduces young entrepreneurs to the basics of creating and financing a successful business.  You will learn to evaluate your ideas, choose the best financing options and legally...

$20

Young House Love: 243 Ways to Paint, Craft, Update & Show Your Home Some Love

Wall Covering
7th - College | Book, ebook/Kindle

This debut book by bloggers Sherry and John Petersik is filled with hundreds of fun, deceptively simple, budget-friendly ideas for sprucing up a home. Packed with 243 tips and ideas—both classic...

Free
Paid add-ons

Yousician – Your personal music teacher

Musical Instruments
6th - College | Online resource

STEP-BY-STEP TUTORIALS Yousician guides you with easy step-by-step tutorials and gives you exercises that fit your level. GET REAL FEEDBACK Get instant feedback on your accuracy and rhythm as you...

Free

Zoom In


US History
6th - College | Website, Worksheet/Printable

Zoom In is a free, Web-based platform that helps students build literacy and historical thinking skills through “deep dives” into primary and secondary sources. Zoom In’s online learning...

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