Grades 6-8

At-home lessons for your middle school student in all subject areas. Click the green link to access the resource.

Resources Containing All Subjects

ALSDE 6-8 Resources – Collection of remote learning resources compiled by ALSDE as part of the Roadmap to Reopening Guidance documents

Alabama Virtual Library Middle School Resources – The Alabama Virtual Library provides all students, teachers, and residents of the State of Alabama with 24/7 online access to premier library and information resources free of charge.

EBSCOed Grades 6-8 Distance Learning Resources – Resources curated by grade and subject area PreK-12

Learn @ Home with Alabama Public Television Middle School Resources APT’s new website includes a variety of activities, downloadable materials and digital resources that complement broadcast schedules and extend learning opportunities

PBS Learning Media – Interactive media and lessons for PreK-12 students

Khan Academy – Self-paced, interactive content (practice problems, videos and articles) for students in every grade and most major subject areas. Includes daily schedules for school closures as well as a distance learning survival guide.

TedEd Middle School Lessons – Build and customize lessons around any TED talk, Ted-Ed animations, or any video on YouTube

Smithsonian Learning Lab – PreK-12 Resources, training, and support to assist caregivers, teachers, and students during the pandemic

Power My Learning – Curated middle school content of high-quality playlists for students and families

Kahoot – Choose from millions of games on any topic and subject.

Reading/English Language Arts

ALSDE 6-8 Reading Remote Resources – Collection of middle school reading remote learning resources compiled by ALSDE as part of the Roadmap to Reopening Guidance documents.

ALSDE 6-8 ELA Resources – Collection of middle school ELA remote learning resources compiled by ALSDE as part of the Roadmap to Reopening Guidance documents.

Alabama Public Television 6-8 Grade ELA Media Library – A collection of English Language Arts materials and activities to supplement APT’s broadcast schedule and reading comprehension.

EBSCOed Grades 6-8 English Language Arts Resources A variety of ELA resources for grades 6-8 including games, apps, and virtual libraries with interactive features.

National Geographic 6-8 Grade ELA Resource Library – A wide assortment of 6-8 grade literacy resources from in-the-field projects to digital resources.

Wide Open School 6-8 Grade Reading & Writing Resources – Audiobooks, writing prompts, and language games for practicing reading comprehension and creative writing.

Kahoot – Choose from millions of games on any topic and subject.

CommonLit – Free access to over 2,000 high-quality reading passages with accompanying guiding questions and assessments.  There are also Spanish passages available.

Quill – Free online writing and grammar activities

Math/Science

ALSDE 6-8 Math Remote Resources – Collection of middle school math remote learning resources compiled by ALSDE as part of the Roadmap to Reopening Guidance documents.

ALSDE 6-8 Science Remote Resources – Collection of middle school science remote learning resources compiled by ALSDE as part of the Roadmap to Reopening Guidance documents.

AMSTI Curated K-12 Math Remote Learning Resources – Collection of remote learning resources aligned to the 2016 Alabama Course of Study: Mathematics curated by grade level K-8 as well as subject (Algebra I, Geometry, and Algebra II)

Alabama Public Television 6-8 Grade Math Media Library – A collection of interactive math materials and activities to supplement APT’s broadcast schedule.

Alabama Public Television 6-8 Grade Science Media Library – A collection of interactive science materials and activities to supplement APT’s broadcast schedule.

NASA Middle School Stem Engagement – The NASA website provides a selection of STEM resources for students in grades 5-8

National Geographic Middle School Education – Wide assortment of Grades 6-8 resources from in-the-field projects to digital resource

XtraMath – Free supplemental math videos, lessons, and activities

EBSCOed Grades 6-8 STEM Resources – A comprehensive list of grade-level appropriate math and science resources.

National Geographic K-12 STEM Resource Library – Wide assortment of K-12 STEM resources from in-the-field projects to digital resources

Wide Open School Grades 6-8 Math Resources – Math practice with virtual and offline activities. Free math games, apps, and activities to do at home.

Wide Open School 6-8 Science Resources– Free engaging STEM projects that explore nature and space.

Kahoot – Choose from millions of games on any topic and subject.

Computer Science

ALSDE 6-8 Digital Literacy & Computer Science Resources – Collection of middle school computer science remote learning resources compiled by ALSDE as part of the Roadmap to Reopening Guidance documents.

Code.org Middle/High School Programs – Computer Science fundamental courses for middle and high school students

Scratch – Coding for students ages 8-16, students can code their own interactive stories, animations, and games

EBSCOed Grades 6-8 Computer Science Resources- A comprehensive list of grade-level appropriate computer science resources.

Kahoot – Choose from millions of games on any topic and subject.

Social Studies/Humanities

ALSDE 6-8 Social Studies Remote Resources – Collection of middle school social studies remote learning resources compiled by ALSDE as part of the Roadmap to Reopening Guidance documents.

EBSCOed Grades PreK-5 Social Studies Resources- A comprehensive list of grade-level appropriate Social Studies resources.

National Geographic 6-8 Social Studies Resource Library – Wide assortment of Grades 6-8 Social Studies resources from in-the-field projects to digital resource

Wide Open School 6-8 Social Studies Resources–  A variety of social studies experiences all in one place. Free history games, apps, videos, and activities to do at home.

Kahoot – Choose from millions of games on any topic and subject.

FDIC: Money Smart for Young People Grades 6-8 – Innovative standards-aligned curriculum from the FDIC that includes lessons, ideas for grade-level modification, real-life exercises and examples, suggestions for optional resources to reinforce student understanding, and guides for parents and caregivers.

iCivics Remote Learning Toolkit for Families – Games, lessons, and weekly planners that promote fun and easy civic learning.

Duolingo – A free website that provides foreign language instruction through games

Health/Physical Education

ALSDE 6-8 Health & PE Remote Resources – Collection of middle school social studies remote learning resources compiled by ALSDE as part of the Roadmap to Reopening Guidance documents.

GoNoodle – Physical activity and mindfulness videos and activities grades K-8

Wellness Matters: K-12 Health & Wellness Courses – K-12 health resources, divided by elementary, middle, and high school lessons

Kahoot – Choose from millions of games on any topic and subject.