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.


$199
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Spanish (Spain)


Spanish
7th - College | Android, ebook/Kindle, iPhone/iPad, Mac OS, Online resource, Windows

If speaking Spanish in the real world is your goal, you’ve come to the right place. Our program lets you learn your second language the way you learned your first, with an intuitive, immersive...

$40

Spanish Textbook - Spanish For You!


Spanish
3rd - 8th | Audio CD/MP3, Book

Homeschool Spanish Curriculum Grades 3-8 No need to know Spanish to use this with your kids! Fun themed packages that ​can be done in any order. Rather than complete levels, students progress the...

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$10

SPAR: Hundreds of Questions to Spark Smart Debates and Conversations


Debate
3rd - College | Toy/Product, Game

Introducing SPAR, a carefully-curated fan deck offering hundreds of contentious questions to sharpen kids' thinking and spark smart conversations and debate: Imagine that you travel to a part of...

$150
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Spelling


Spelling
3rd - 9th | Book, Online class

Being able to spell correctly is an important part of communicating clearly and of making a good impression. This half-unit course focuses on both sounding out and visualizing the spelling of...

$62

Spelling Power, 4th Edition


Spelling
3rd - College | Book

Adams-Gordon's Spelling Power is an award-winning program that teaches solid back-to-basic spelling skills using research-proven approaches and 21st century technology. Your students will use...

$17

Spelling Wisdom Homeschool Spelling Curriculum Book 3


Spelling
7th - 8th | Book

Learn today’s 6,000 most frequently used words presented in the writings of great men and women of history! Now you can have the confidence that you’re teaching the words your student needs to...

Free

Spell It!


Spelling
Kindergarten - College | Website

The Scripps National Spelling Bee study site for school spelling champions created in cooperation with Merriam-Webster. Spell It! focuses on about 1150 words, divided into sections by language of...

$100

Sphero 2.0: The App-Controlled Robot Ball


Computer Programming
4th - 9th | Product

The app-enabled ball that does it all Driving Create obstacle courses and drive circles around your friends with the Sphero app. Or trace an on-screen path with Draw N’ Drive and watch Sphero...

$5

SpriteBox Coding


Computer Programming
3rd - College | Android App, iPhone/iPad App

SpriteBox Coding lets you explore coding like never before!  Use programming concepts to progress and beat levels in an adventure game - you won't even realize you're learning! Topics: Sequencing...

$15

Stages of History: Plays About America's Past


Drama
6th - High School | Book

A perfect integration of language arts and social studiesMake learning interactive and exciting with eight original, royalty-free plays that focus on defining moments in American history. Flexible...

Free

Stars


Astronomy
3rd - 8th | Online video/YouTube

Learn all about stars in this series of 26 videos that covers topics from neutron stars to solar "tornadoes" to zombie stars.

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Free
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Start ASL


American Sign Language (ASL)
7th - College | Online class, Printable

So you’re ready to learn sign language… And it couldn’t be easier to start! Why do we have so much available for free? We often get asked this question. The truth is, we offer all of this for two...

$60

Startup Library: Hand Embroidery


Sewing
7th - College | DVD, Online class

Love working with your hands? Give embroidery a try! In this comprehensive beginner’s class, expert Kat McTee walks you through the basics from choosing fabrics and floss to hooping up and crafting...

$60

Startup Library: Knitting


Knitting
7th - College | Online class, Printable

Interested in knitting but don’t know where to start? This is the class for you! Join Susan B. Anderson, your expert guide to knitting, as she teaches you how to make three cozy accessories — a...

$60

Startup Library: Quilting


Quilting
7th - College | Online class

Interested in quilting but not sure where to start? This is the class for you! Join expert Christa Watson as she teaches you how to make your first quilt. Discover a range key tools and techniques...

$60

Startup Library: Sewing


Sewing
7th - College | Online class

Ready to explore a new craft? Learn to sew with author, designer and sewing expert Sara Alm in this comprehensive beginner’s class. Sara will guide you through all the basics, from essential tools...

$3

‎States of Matter


States of Matter
2nd - 8th | iPhone/iPad App

Play with different solids, liquids, and gases. Discover how changes in temperature affect states of matter as you freeze soda, pop popcorn, melt gold, and more! Answer the burning question, “Does...

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Statistics Help


Statistics & Probability
7th - High School | Online resource

Topics: Arithmetic mean Combinations Geometric mean Median Mode Rolling the dice

Free

Statistics & Probability


Statistics & Probability
7th - College | Online video/YouTube

HippoCampus.org is a free, core academic web site that delivers rich multimedia content—videos, animations, and simulations—on general education subjects to middle-school and high-school teachers...

Free

Statistics Worksheets


Statistics & Probability
7th - College | Worksheet/Printable

Statistics worksheets including collecting and organizing data, measures of central tendency (mean, median, mode and range) and probability.

$29 monthly

Stone River eLearning


Computer Science
7th - College | Online class

Stone River eLearning was founded in 2011, and since then we have taught over 1,000,000 students through our website and through our reseller partners. Our focus is on developing high quality video...

$16

Story of the Orchestra : Listen While You Learn About the Instruments, the Music and the Composers Who Wrote the Music!


Orchestra
4th - 8th | Book

Eye-catching illustrations and an accompanying 70-minute CD make this an exciting and educational introduction to the world of classical music-from composers and music history to the instruments of...

$7 yearly

Streaming Plus Digital Media


Everything
4th - High School | Online resource

Powerful, Educational Content and Videos Discovery Education Streaming and Streaming Plus is more than just educational videos. Curated by subject matter experts into content collections by grade...

$15

Student Atlas, 8th Edition


Geography
5th - High School | Book

The fully revised 8th edition of Student Atlas includes all current border, place, name, and flag changes around the world. Designed with middle and high school students in mind, this reference...

Free
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Successful Negotiation: Essential Strategies and Skills


Negotiation
7th - College | Online class

We all negotiate on a daily basis. On a personal level, we negotiate with friends, family, landlords, car sellers and employers, among others. Negotiation is also the key to business success. No...

$8
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Suzuki Cello School, Vol. 1: Cello Part, Revised Edition


Cello
5th - College | Book, ebook/Kindle

Titles: Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star Variations (Shinichi Suzuki) * French Folk Song (Folk Song) * Lightly Row (Folk Song) * Song of the Wind (Folk Song) * Go Tell Aunt Rhody (Folk Song) * O Come,...

$8

Suzuki Flute School, Vol 1: Flute Part


Flute
5th - College | Book, ebook/Kindle

The Suzuki Method® of Talent Education is based on Dr. Shinichi Suzuki’s view that every child is born with ability, and that people are the product of their environment. According to Dr. Suzuki, a...

$16

Suzuki Guitar School, Vol 1: Guitar Part, Book & CD


Guitar
5th - College | Book

The Suzuki Method® of Talent Education is based on Dr. Shinichi Suzuki’s view that every child is born with ability, and that people are the product of their environment. According to Dr. Suzuki, a...

$8

Suzuki Harp School, Vol 1: Harp Part


Harp
5th - College | Book, ebook/Kindle

The Suzuki Method® of Talent Education is based on Dr. Shinichi Suzuki’s view that every child is born with ability, and that people are the product of their environment. According to Dr. Suzuki, a...

$8

Suzuki Piano School, Vol. 1


Piano & Keyboards
5th - College | Book, ebook/Kindle

The New International Edition of Suzuki Piano School, Volume 1 includes French, German and Spanish translations as well as a newly recorded CD performed by internationally renowned recording artist...

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