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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ASL Words


Sign Language Vocabulary
Kindergarten - College | Online/YouTube video

Hundreds of free videos explaining ASL vocabulary.

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Astronomy


Astronomy
6th - College | Website

From our solar system neighbors to the edge of the galaxy....space and its endless possibilities have always captured the interests of children of all ages. From hunting water on Mars to living in...

$10

Astronomy 101: From the Sun and Moon to Wormholes and Warp Drive, Key Theories, Discoveries, and Facts about the Universe

Astronomy
6th - High School | Book, ebook/Kindle

Explore the curiosities of the cosmos in this engaging book! Too often, textbooks go into more detail than readers have in mind when they want to learn a little something about astronomy. This is...

$5

Astronomy Course Assistant


Astronomy
7th - College | Android, iPhone/iPad

Astronomy app great for any college-level introductory computational course. Includes planets, moons, stars, solar objects, more. Customize your location. Get an overview of constellations,...

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Astronomy: Exploring Time and Space


Astronomy
7th - College | Online class

This course is designed for anyone who is interested in learning more about modern astronomy. We will help you get up to date on the most recent astronomical discoveries while also providing...

$180

Astronomy Kit


Astronomy
1st - 8th | Product

What you will do in this course: Experiment with Earth’s Tilt, Rotation & Revolution Experiment with a Sundial Make a Constellation Experiment with Moon Phases Experiment with Moon Craters...

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Atlas of Africa


African Geography
2nd - College | Website

Free political, physical and outline maps of Africa and individual country maps. Detailed geography information for teachers, students and travelers. Also includes full geographic data, a summary...

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Atlas of Asia


Asian Geography
2nd - College | Website

A guide to Asia including maps facts and information about Asia, free printable map of Asia.  Page includes detailed geographical facts about the continent and its countries, a summary of Asian...

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Aussie Vocal Coach


Singing
7th - College | Online video/YouTube

Aussie Vocal Coach is for people who want to discover how to sing and improve their voice. Inside this site you will find: - A collection of free singing lessons that will teach you how to develop...

$16

Auto Repair For Dummies

Car Repair & Maintenance
7th - College | Book, ebook/Kindle

The top-selling auto repair guide—400,000 copies sold—now extensively reorganized and updated. For new or would-be do-it-yourself mechanics, this illustrated how-to guide has long been a must and...

$96

¡Avancemos! Homeschool Spanish Package


Spanish
6th - High School | Online resource, Product

¡Avancemos! includes the perfect blend of culture, instruction and interaction, enabling and motivating students to succeed. Get your package today! Houghton Mifflin Harcourt’s Spanish program,...

$13 monthly

Babbel


Languages
7th - College | Online resource, Android, iPhone/iPad

Babbel is the new way to learn a foreign language. The comprehensive learning system combines effective education methods with state-of-the-art technology. Interactive online courses will improve...

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Backyard BBQ Science


Chemistry
1st - High School | Online/YouTube video

Series of at-home experiments based on things you'll have on hand for a backyard BBQ such as the "soda can crusher", "screaming gummy worms," the "smoke ring launcher," and the classic "diet coke...

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Bacteria and archaea


Microbiology
7th - College | Online class

They’re everywhere. They number in the millions of trillions of trillions. They live on every surface, in every environment, and even in your gut. That’s right…I’m talking about prokaryotes! Learn...

$38

Baking and Pastry: Mastering the Art and Craft


Pastries
6th - College | Book, ebook/Kindle

The leading learning tool for all levels of baking and pastry ability, newly illustrated and updated Praised by top pastry chefs and bakers as “an indispensable guide” and “the ultimate baking and...

$100

Base Inventor Kit


Electronics
3rd - 8th | Toy/Product

The introductory Base Inventor Kit from littleBits includes everything creative kids need to turn their ideas into inventions! With a range of Bits that move, light up, and make noise, kids gain...

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Basic Concepts of Music Theory


Music Theory
7th - College | Audio CD/MP3

Jamie Henke teaches Music 151, an introductory course for non-music majors, which includes these podcasts she made about music history, and one video about how to write a melody.

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Basic Genetics


Genetics
8th - College | Online resource

Learn about the science of genetics for free through the University of Utah. They have an extensive online library of videos and interactives to help readers understand and explore the world of...

$13

Basic Patterns of Chinese Grammar: A Student's Guide to Correct Structures and Common Errors

Chinese Grammar
7th - College | Book, ebook/Kindle

Here is a concise guide to supplement any course of study and help with homework, travel, and test preparation. Topics include word order, time, nouns, verbs, adjectives, word choices with verbs...

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Basics of Photography: The Complete Guide


Digital Photography
4th - College | Online resource

We spent the last week learning all about the basics of photography, from the way your camera works to composing your photos to editing them in post. Here’s the complete guide, along with a PDF of...

$10

Becoming a Confident Quilter: Lessons and Techniques Plus 14 Quilt Patterns

Quilting
4th - College | Book

In her easygoing style, entertaining blogger Elizabeth Dackson presents a step-by-step primer that makes quilting accessible to all quilters.

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Beelinguapp - Arabic


Arabic
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 - Chinese


Chinese (Mandarin)
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 - English


English as a Second Language (ESL)
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 - French


French
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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Paid add-ons

Beelinguapp - German


German
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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Paid add-ons

Beelinguapp - Hindi


Hindi
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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Paid add-ons

Beelinguapp - Italian


Italian
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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Paid add-ons

Beelinguapp - Japanese


Japanese
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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Paid add-ons

Beelinguapp - Korean


Korean
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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