Seventh Grade Resources and Skill-Builders - FamilyEducation

Discover what's going on in your seventh grader's classroom, and learn how you can encourage his development at home. Significant transitions take place over the course of seventh grade. Find out how your child is progressing in middle school, both academically and socially.

A Typical Seventh GraderWhere They AreThe average twelve-year-old is entering the stage in between childish and mature behavior. He: read more

### Changing Land

Examine the effects of wind and water erosion. read more

### Circles

Use this sheet for examples of circles that are divided into fractional units. read more

### Cone

Use this pattern to construct a cone. read more

### Cube

Use this pattern to construct a cube. read more

### Cylinder

Use this pattern to construct a cylinder. read more

Will your child study sociology or U.S. history this year? Find out with this quiz. read more

### Dyslexia and the Middle-Schooler

Dyslexia and the Middle-SchoolerBy the time middle school rolls around, most dyslexic students understand they're different from the rest of the pack. Many become anxious or defensive and their self-esteem can plummet. Now's the time for parents to provide those extra hugs and words of praise for things well done -- children are always more successful when they feel competent and beloved. read more

### Erosion Explosion

Erosion Explosion is a fun game that reinforces your child' knowledge of this area of Earth Science. read more

### Erosion Word Search

A challenging word search with clues based on erosion. read more

Children will pretend to be farmers who must decide which new crops would be suitable to grow. read more

### Formulas for Perimeter, Area, and Volume

Page of diagrams and formulas for finding the perimeter, area, and volume of geometric shapes. read more

### Have You Done Your Homework?

Everyone has to do homework . . . but what do you really know about it? Take this quiz to find out. read more

### Hexagonal Prism

Use this pattern to construct hexagonal prism. read more

### Middle School Math Quiz

Your middle-schooler will have to solve these kinds of math problems to pass the state tests. read more

### Providing Reading Help to a Teen

Recognizing a reading problem is the first step -- finding the right help is the next one. read more

Seventh grade is a very tough transition year, and often students and their parents have to change the way they approach studying. read more

### Seventh-Grader Stopped Doing His Homework

It is common for kids -- especially seventh graders -- to get overwhelmed by homework and to quit. read more

### Seventh-Grader Won't Turn in Homework

The only way any of us learn is through experience and tough consequences. Unfortunately, some kids have to experience the consequences. read more