6th – 8th Grade

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Wild Hope

Crisscross the globe to spotlight the changemakers who are restoring and protecting the natural world.

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Visual Thinking Strategies

Guide learners through research-based strategies for active processing as they view, read, or experience something new.

The Group Chat

Middle and high school students share their thoughts on current events and issues that affect students everywhere.

The Career Center

Real teens explore the opportunities in their future and the paths available to find their dream career.

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InPACT at Home

home-based physical activity program that enables K-12 students to engage in physical activity and education.

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Great Lakes Now

Providing coverage of issues around protecting, cherishing, and enjoying the Great Lakes.

Future of Me

Explore STEM careers by meeting women who work in those fields.

Extra Credit

Creative writing, math, fitness, art, career exploration, and more for 6th-8th graders.

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  • Always Ready: USCG Helicopter Pilots and Rescue Divers
    Lesson 206

    Always Ready: USCG Helicopter Pilots and Rescue Divers

    English4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade

    US Coast Guard Air Station Commander Charles E. Webb joins us to read us a story about Onyx the miracle dog, who helped the Coast Guard rescue a mother and dau…

  • Technology Literacy
    Lesson 5

    Technology Literacy

    Career Exploration6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade, 9th - 12th Grade

    Smartphones, AI, electric cars, and beyond. Learn why technology literacy is an essential skill for the 21st century.

  • Great Lakes Gradients
    Lesson 2309

    Great Lakes Gradients

    Exploring MichiganScience6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade

    Explore the phenomenon of natural gradients as students learn about how the natural flow of the Great Lakes landscape can provide a smooth path for mountain bi…