Search 8th Grade Language Language and Vocabulary Educational Resources

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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
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Correct Spelling Errors
Correct Spelling Errors
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Correct Spelling Errors
Give students practice identifying and correcting misused and misspelled words in context with this helpful grammar worksheet!
8th grade
Reading & Writing
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Informational Reading Comprehension: Where Are the Stars?
Informational Reading Comprehension: Where Are the Stars?
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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
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Commonly Confused Words #2
Commonly Confused Words #2
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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
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Transition Words Reference
Transition Words Reference
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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
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Determine the Meaning of Words Using Synonyms in Context
Determine the Meaning of Words Using Synonyms in Context
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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
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Correct Spelling Errors #2
Correct Spelling Errors #2
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Correct Spelling Errors #2
Give students extra practice identifying and correcting misused and misspelled words in context with this helpful grammar worksheet!
8th grade
Reading & Writing
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Extended Informational Reading Comprehension: Food Science
Extended Informational Reading Comprehension: Food Science
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Extended Informational Reading Comprehension: Food Science
Learn all about the fascinating field of food science in this four-page informational reading comprehension worksheet!
8th grade
Reading & Writing
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Extended Reading Comprehension: Funding Space Exploration
Extended Reading Comprehension: Funding Space Exploration
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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
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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
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Reading Comprehension: Arachne and the Weaving Contest
Reading Comprehension: Arachne and the Weaving Contest
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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
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Relating Words With Analogies #1
Relating Words With Analogies #1
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Relating Words With Analogies #1
Students gain valuable practice understanding how words are related while building their vocabulary with this analogy worksheet.
8th grade
Reading & Writing
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Determine the Meaning of Words Using Antonyms in Context #2
Determine the Meaning of Words Using Antonyms in Context #2
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Determine the Meaning of Words Using Antonyms in Context #2
Use this grammar worksheet to give middle school learners' a vocabulary boost as they practice determining the meaning of words using antonyms in context.
8th grade
Reading & Writing
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Personification to Enhance Writing
Personification to Enhance Writing
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Personification to Enhance Writing
Middle school writers practice rewriting sentences using personification to add description and make the sentences more exciting!
8th grade
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Determine the Meaning of Words Using Synonyms in Context #2
Determine the Meaning of Words Using Synonyms in Context #2
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Determine the Meaning of Words Using Synonyms in Context #2
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
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Determine the Meaning of Words Using Antonyms in Context
Determine the Meaning of Words Using Antonyms in Context
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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
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Writing With Connotation
Writing With Connotation
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Writing With Connotation
Get middle schoolers talking about the nuance and connotation of words and how they affect the meaning of a sentence with this helpful worksheet.
8th grade
Reading & Writing
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Determine the Meaning of Common Allusions
Determine the Meaning of Common Allusions
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Determine the Meaning of Common Allusions
Learners will use their background knowledge and sentence-based context clues to determine the meaning of common allusions.
8th grade
Reading & Writing
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Figurative Language in Context #3
Figurative Language in Context #3
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Figurative Language in Context #3
Students study real examples of verbal irony, puns, personification, and allusions in context with this eighth-grade worksheet! 
8th grade
Reading & Writing
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Latin Root Words #3
Latin Root Words #3
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Latin Root Words #3
Dive into the meaning of Latin roots with this vocabulary-building matching activity!
8th grade
Reading & Writing
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Describe the Difference Between Related Words #2
Describe the Difference Between Related Words #2
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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
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Relating Words With Analogies #2
Relating Words With Analogies #2
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Relating Words With Analogies #2
Give your seventh-and eighth-grade students practice determining word relationships with this fun analogies worksheet!
8th grade
Reading & Writing
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Greek and Latin Affixes
Greek and Latin Affixes
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Greek and Latin Affixes
In this eighth-grade grammar worksheet, learners analyze words to find the shared Greek or Latin affix. The more affixes they can learn, the more their vocabulary will improve!
8th grade
Reading & Writing
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Root Word, Suffix, and Prefix Review #5
Root Word, Suffix, and Prefix Review #5
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Root Word, Suffix, and Prefix Review #5
Students will look closely at roots, prefixes, and suffixes in order to better understand how a group of words can share a common word part.
8th grade
Reading & Writing
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Determine the Meaning of Common Allusions #2
Determine the Meaning of Common Allusions #2
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Determine the Meaning of Common Allusions #2
Learners use their background knowledge and sentence-based context clues to determine the meaning of more common allusions.
8th grade
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