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Commonly Confused Words #1
Commonly Confused Words #1
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Commonly Confused Words #1
Students use sentence-level context clues and their knowledge of vocabulary as they practice using commonly confused word pairs.
8th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Commonly Confused Words #2
Commonly Confused Words #2
Worksheet
Commonly Confused Words #2
Help students hone their language and vocabulary skills with this worksheet in which learners use sentence-level context clues to write the word that correctly completes each sentence.
8th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Transition Words Reference
Transition Words Reference
Worksheet
Transition Words Reference
Use this reference sheet to encourage students to use a variety of transition words in their writing to signal the different relationships between ideas.
8th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Reading Comprehension: Excerpt From White Fang
Reading Comprehension: Excerpt From White Fang
Worksheet
Reading Comprehension: Excerpt From White Fang
Students will read an excerpt from the classic adventure story White Fang by Jack London before answering comprehension questions about the text.
8th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Correct Spelling Errors
Correct Spelling Errors
Worksheet
Correct Spelling Errors
Give students practice identifying and correcting misused and misspelled words in context with this helpful grammar worksheet!
8th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Informational Reading Comprehension: Where Are the Stars?
Informational Reading Comprehension: Where Are the Stars?
Worksheet
Informational Reading Comprehension: Where Are the Stars?
Read an enlightening passage about light pollution and learn ways to bring back the dark night skies in this two-page reading comprehension worksheet!
8th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Determine the Meaning of Words Using Synonyms in Context
Determine the Meaning of Words Using Synonyms in Context
Worksheet
Determine the Meaning of Words Using Synonyms in Context
In this vocabulary-building worksheet, students will read several short paragraphs and identify and match familiar words with their lesser known synonyms.
8th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Informational Essay: Editing
Informational Essay: Editing
Lesson Plan
Informational Essay: Editing
Students will have the opportunity to strengthen their informational essay drafts by correcting errors in conventions and mechanics. They’ll use a checklist to guide this critical step in the writing process.
8th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Reading Comprehension: Arachne and the Weaving Contest
Reading Comprehension: Arachne and the Weaving Contest
Worksheet
Reading Comprehension: Arachne and the Weaving Contest
Unravel a classic story from Greek mythology with this two-page reading comprehension worksheet for seventh and eighth-grade learners!
8th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Adjective, Adverb, and Noun Clauses
Adjective, Adverb, and Noun Clauses
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Adjective, Adverb, and Noun Clauses
Naming the function of clauses is as easy as pie in this seventh-grade grammar worksheet!
8th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Extended Reading Comprehension: Funding Space Exploration
Extended Reading Comprehension: Funding Space Exploration
Worksheet
Extended Reading Comprehension: Funding Space Exploration
This four-page worksheet gives students a chance to engage deeply with a rigorous nonfiction text about government funding for space exploration.
8th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Spelling With Plurals and Possessives
Spelling With Plurals and Possessives
Worksheet
Spelling With Plurals and Possessives
Practice spelling with plurals and possessives in this grammar worksheet for middle grades!
8th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Determine the Meaning of Words Using Antonyms in Context
Determine the Meaning of Words Using Antonyms in Context
Worksheet
Determine the Meaning of Words Using Antonyms in Context
In this reading and writing worksheet, students will read several short paragraphs and identify and match familiar words with their less familiar antonyms.
8th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Relating Words With Analogies
Relating Words With Analogies
Worksheet
Relating Words With Analogies
Students gain valuable practice understanding how words are related while building their vocabulary with this seventh-grade analogy worksheet.
8th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Dino Skateboarding: Antonyms
Dino Skateboarding: Antonyms
Game
Dino Skateboarding: Antonyms
Give eighth graders a vocabulary boost with this skateboarding-themed learning adventure!
8th grade
Reading & Writing
Game
Dino Skateboarding: Connotations (Game 2)
Dino Skateboarding: Connotations (Game 2)
Game
Dino Skateboarding: Connotations (Game 2)
Learners explore shades of meaning in this vocabulary-building racing game!
8th grade
Reading & Writing
Game
What Does the Punctuation Suggest? Restrictive and Nonrestrictive Elements
What Does the Punctuation Suggest? Restrictive and Nonrestrictive Elements
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What Does the Punctuation Suggest? Restrictive and Nonrestrictive Elements
Learners practice identifying restrictive and nonrestrictive elements in this middle grades grammar worksheet!
8th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Describe the Difference Between Related Words #2
Describe the Difference Between Related Words #2
Worksheet
Describe the Difference Between Related Words #2
Help middle school students strengthen their vocabulary knowledge with this one-page worksheet on shades of meaning! 
8th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Treasure Diving: Spelling Challenge
Treasure Diving: Spelling Challenge
Game
Treasure Diving: Spelling Challenge
Help learners hone eighth-grade spelling skills with this fast-paced reading and writing game!
8th grade
Reading & Writing
Game
Advanced Comma Review
Advanced Comma Review
Worksheet
Advanced Comma Review
In this advanced comma review, students practice identifying locations in sentences in which commas are needed to indicate a pause or break.
8th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Compare and Contrast in Poetry: “January” and “The Wind”
Compare and Contrast in Poetry: “January” and “The Wind”
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Compare and Contrast in Poetry: “January” and “The Wind”
In this reading comprehension worksheet, learners compare and contrast two poems, focusing on structure, tone, and literary devices used in each.
8th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Game of Bones: Commonly Confused Words
Game of Bones: Commonly Confused Words
Game
Game of Bones: Commonly Confused Words
Practice differentiating between commonly confused words in this eighth-grade grammar game!
8th grade
Reading & Writing
Game
Use a Comma to Indicate a Pause
Use a Comma to Indicate a Pause
Worksheet
Use a Comma to Indicate a Pause
This eighth-grade grammar worksheet will give students practice using commas with interjections, appositives, direct addresses, and introductory phrases or clauses.
8th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Match: Meaning of Root Words (Game 2)
Match: Meaning of Root Words (Game 2)
Game
Match: Meaning of Root Words (Game 2)
Explore more common root words and their meanings in this eighth-grade grammar game!
8th grade
Reading & Writing
Game
Crafting Voice in Narrative Writing
Crafting Voice in Narrative Writing
Worksheet
Crafting Voice in Narrative Writing
Help budding authors practice giving personality to their narrative writing with the exercises in this writing worksheet.
8th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet