Middle (6-8)

White Smoke

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This tool corrects your grammar, spelling,edits your writing, and will give you feedback.

Grammar Fun Free

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The app is useful for children to get which part of speech easy words are.  Easy to use and fun for kids! It gives a sentence and the students have to choose what part of speech a word is.

Duolingo

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Duolingo is an interactive app that allows students to learn the target language. The app is very simple to set up, and it has activities such as listening, writing, pronunciation, and vocabulary. I think it’s a great tool to use along with lessons.

Prodigy

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A free math game for grades 1-7. It is in video game format, making it fun and game-like for students. Students complete math questions to level up and defeat the antagonist of the game. All of the problems fall under common core standards.

Smithsonian Education Lab

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Has resources like lesson plans for teachers and virtual tours of the smithsonian's latest exhibits.

Voyant

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Voyant is a distance reading tool for text mining. It can help analyze a single text or multiple texts (corpus).  

SpeakingPal

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It uses speech recognition and each sess is less than 2 minutes. There is interactive character roleplay options and you will be able to share your recordings and scores with your friends.

Math Games

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This website offers a variety of educational games that are themed after PBS children’s TV shows. There is a wide range to topics including math, music, art, feelings, etc. There are also several apps available as well.

Direct Measurement Videos

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Virtual Physics Lab, using video and sound data to observe and measure interesting scenarios.

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