Middle School Programming
This section primarily provides resources for middle school educators including curricula, reference material, classroom management strategies, and professional development information.
The 6-8 Teachers’ Lounge
The Middle School Teachers’ Lounge is a hub for teachers to better address the needs of their students. With articles on behavior, instruction, and best practices for teaching science, teachers can utilize this website as a useful tool.
AcademicInfo is an online education resource center with extensive subject guides and distance learning information. Our mission is to provide free, independent and accurate information and resources.
Avoiding Power Struggles
The National Education Association provides many tips on how to deal with middle school behavior and aggressive students. Using situational awareness, the NEA outlines behavior issues and how teachers should deal with the occurrence.
Connections for Kids
Connections for Kids is a fully licensed mental health agency located in Maine, that serves children, adults, and families. They offer a multitude of behavioral health and clinician services to help families and youth through their everyday life struggles.
Curriculum Supplement Series
This curriculum supplement provides science curriculum for grades 6-8. There are several different topics available ranging in rare diseases, scientific inquiry, mental illness, and healthy behaviors. Students and teachers can gather many resources and guides.
With a variety of resources, Discovery Channel provides fun and interesting resources free and targeted to grades 6-8. Lesson plans are available in science, technology, social sciences, math, and language arts.
Education World provides lesson plans, transition activities, introducing technology ideas, professional development archives, scavenger hunts, and worksheets for middle school classrooms. Teachers and administrators can use this site as a hub of knowledge.
Glencoe Middle School Resources
As a leading textbook company, Glencoe provides teachers with unique resources and curriculum. From research to guides, Glencoe provides web-based resources, articles, subject-specific plans and much more.
Homework Spot is a website full of useful information and resources for students, parents, and teachers. Specific lesson plans are available from Elementary, Middle, and High School students while teachers and parents are given information on how to provide students with homework assistance.
It’s My Life
A guide for professionals and parents that addresses various issues that affect middle school students such as transition from elementary to middle school, as well as printable worksheets.
Library Spot is an award-winning site that is an online reference center with links to dictionaries, encyclopedias, and many other materials you would find in the library reference center. Middle school students can use this information for reports and projects to help them succeed.
MiddleWeb provides a wealth of resources including articles, curriculum, teaching strategies, and parent involvement for middle school aged students.
A site dedicated to middle school educators filled with online resources of curricula, reference material, and professional development information.
Middle-High School Math
Organized by subject and standard, this website provides teachers with fun math games, problem solving, lesson plans, and projects. Teachers can use this website to create a fun math curriculum for middle school students.
Nasa provides resources on how to teach space exploration in the classroom. The guidelines are specifically tailored to middle school teachers.
National Middle School Association
NMSA welcomes and provides support to anyone interested in the health and education of young adolescents. NMSA provides professional development, journals, research, and other valuable information to assist educators.
The Public Broadcasting System provides a free resource listed by zip code for teachers. Resources included highlight lessons by subject and program listings, highlighting around a weekly theme.
RTI Action Network- Middle School Resources
RTI (Response to Intervention) strives to ensure that all children have access to high quality instruction, and that struggling learners (including those with disabilities) are served equally and effectively. RTI provides middle school resources for schools currently with an RTI program as well as those that may not have a program.
On this website, teachers can create guides and rubrics fit to their curriculum. This site is beneficial in creating guidelines for oral projects, multimedia, math, writing, reading, art and science.
This site provides a special forum specifically for middle school teachers and an interactive community where teachers can share successful teaching implementations. Teachers can utilize this site as an educational social media platform.
Teaching Today-Teaching Tips, Lesson Plans & More
A series of articles geared towards Middle School education ranging from improving literacy among students to classroom management.