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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Beelinguapp - Portuguese


Portuguese
6th - College | Android App, iPhone/iPad App

Beelinguapp for iPhone and Android shows the exact same text in two languages; side by side. At the same time, it is an audiobook, and with its unique karaoke reading you follow the audio in the...

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Beelinguapp - Russian


Russian
6th - College | Android App, iPhone/iPad App

Beelinguapp for iPhone and Android shows the exact same text in two languages; side by side. At the same time, it is an audiobook, and with its unique karaoke reading you follow the audio in the...

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Beelinguapp - Spanish


Spanish
6th - College | Android App, iPhone/iPad App

Beelinguapp for iPhone and Android shows the exact same text in two languages; side by side. At the same time, it is an audiobook, and with its unique karaoke reading you follow the audio in the...

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Beelinguapp - Turkish


Turkish
6th - College | Android App, iPhone/iPad App

Beelinguapp for iPhone and Android shows the exact same text in two languages; side by side. At the same time, it is an audiobook, and with its unique karaoke reading you follow the audio in the...

$30

Beginner Acoustic Guitar


Acoustic Guitar
7th - College | Online/YouTube video

Let me show you how to play the guitar and have more fun than you ever thought was possible!  This 6 hour course is designed for the straight beginner that has always wanted to try the guitar! I...

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$30

Beginner Blues


Blues Guitar
7th - College | Online/YouTube video

Hey guys Marty here, and I'm excited to present you with my brand new (2017) Beginner Blues course! I've taken the last 25 years experience teaching guitar, the last 10 years of making lesson...

$30

Beginner Serger Sewing Class: Machine Basics & Techniques


Sewing
7th - College | DVD, Online class

Gain confidence using your serger with sewing instructor Amy Alan. If you know the basics of serging, you'll now discover how versatile your machine is! Begin with an overview of serger threading...

$7

Beginner's Guide to Reading Music: Easy-to-use, Easy-to-carry, a Simple Introduction for All Ages


Reading Music
3rd - College | Book, ebook/Kindle

The perfect companion to “Chords for Kids” and “My First Recorder Music”, this is the ideal guide for those who may enjoy playing instruments, but have not yet mastered how to read music from the...

$240

Beginning Algebra


Algebra 1
8th | Online resource

Students tackle concepts including the real number system, solving equations and inequalities, polynomials and exponents, factoring and applications, rational expressions, graphing linear...

$30

Beginning Fingerstyle


Guitar
7th - College | Online/YouTube video

I really enjoyed putting this course together on beginner finger style acoustic playing. This was a style I was always intimidated by and I kind of avoided it until I unlocked a few easy "Travis...

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Beginning Photography Tips - ImprovePhotography


Photography
4th - College | Online resource

I have taught the basics of photography to millions of photographers around the world through Improve Photography, so I know just exactly how difficult it can seem to learn the basics of...

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Ben's Guide to the U.S. Government


US Government
Pre-K - 9th | Online resource

Ben's Guide to the U.S. Government, a service of the Government Publishing Office (GPO), is designed to inform students, parents, and educators about the Federal Government, which issues the...

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Best Practices for iOS User Interface Design


App Development
7th - College | Online class

Best Practices for iOS User Interface Design is course 3 of 6 in the iOS Development for Creative Entrepreneurs Specialization. This Specialization focuses on the basics of iOS application...

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BetterExplained


Math
7th - High School | Book, Online resource

Math lessons that explain concepts. Instead of memorizing procedures, learn why equations work. Helps you overcome mental roadblocks and grasp new concepts.

$96

Bien dit! Homeschool French Textbook


French
6th - High School | Online resource, Product

Bien dit! Homeschool, a highly interactive French package, features a powerful blend of culture, instruction and the latest technology. Bien dit! gives students the ability—and confidence—to...

$13

Big Data Demystified: How Big Data Is Changing The Way We Live, Love And Learn

Big Data
7th - College | Book, ebook/Kindle

Big Data Demystified provides a compelling look at one of the most important trends of this decade—Big Data. In this highly accessible book, David Feinleib, producer of The Big Data Landscape and...

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Big History Project


History
7th - College | Online resource

By sharing the big picture and challenging middle and high school students to look at the world from many different perspectives, we hope to inspire a greater love of learning and help them better...

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BioDigital Human: Anatomy and Health Conditions in Interactive 3D


Anatomy & Physiology
7th - High School | Online resource

The BioDigital Human is a virtual 3D body that brings to life thousands of medically accurate anatomy objects and health conditions in an interactive Web-based platform

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Biology


Biology
7th - High School | 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...

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Biology


Biology
7th - College | Online class

Life is beautiful! From atoms to cells, from genes to proteins, from populations to ecosystems, biology is the study of the fascinating and intricate systems that make life possible. Dive in to...

$25

Biology: The Ultimate Self Teaching Guide - Introduction to the Wonderful World of Biology

Biology
7th - College | Audio CD/MP3, Book, ebook/Kindle

If you have ever wanted to know more about biology, but thought it would too confusing, then this is the book for you. We take the concepts of biology and put them in simple terms, allowing you to...

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Birds-of-Paradise Project


Birds (Ornithology)
6th - College | Online resource

The birds-of-paradise are among the most beautiful creatures on earth—and an extraordinary example of evolutionary adaptation. On this site you can find what few have witnessed in the wild: the...

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Blues


Blues Guitar
7th - College | Online/YouTube video

106-video series from Marty Music covering scales, the E-minor pentatonic scale, arpeggios, soloing, practice routines, and licks from BB King, Stevie Ray Vaughn, the Allman Brothers, and much more.

$45

Blues Rock Rhythm Guitar


Blues Guitar
7th - College | Online/YouTube video

If you're looking to unlock the power of rock and blues, this is the course for you! With over 5 hours of instruction, I will show you how rock music and the heavier side of blues can be brought...

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Boss Keys - Non-linear Level Design


Video Game Design
6th - College | Online/YouTube video

A game-by-game analysis of non-linear level design in games like Zelda, Dark Souls, and Metroid

$5

Bridge Constructor Portal


Engineering
4th - College | Android App, PlayStation Game, iPhone/iPad App, Mac Software, Windows Software, Xbox Game, Game

Enter the Aperture Science Enrichment Center and experience Bridge Constructor Portal – the unique merging of the classic Portal™ and Bridge Constructor™ games. As a new employee in the Aperture...

$35

Building Foundations for Scientific Understanding


Science
6th - 8th | Book, ebook/Kindle

How to Teach Science for Kids’ Success The “Building Foundations of Scientific Understanding” (BFSU) series provides lesson plans that will enable even a novice teacher with little science...

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BusyTeacher.org


English as a Second Language (ESL)
Pre-K - College | Worksheet/Printable

Free printable worksheets and lesson plans for every busy teacher. Find printable worksheets on any topic: vocabulary, grammar, listening, reading, writing and speaking!

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Byzantine (late Roman Empire)


Art History
7th - College | Online class

Constantinople (now Istanbul) was the capital of the late Roman empire, but its ethereal mosaics, ivories, and metalwork often depart from classical naturalism.

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Calculus


Calculus
8th - College | Online resource

School yourself in calculus! Free, interactive video lessons on calculus! The mathematics of change. And it'll use just about every branch of math you've learned before it.

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