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Online Enrichment Activities for 6th - 8th Grade

Online Enrichment Activities

 6th - 8th Grade



Link to IXL Learning

IXL Learning

   Forestburg ISD purchased IXL learning for 2nd grade and up. 


Students must log in with their Google credentials for teachers to keep track of their learning progress. 


For a limited time parents can also create a free account for their children.


Grades 2-4:  Math, ELA, and Science
Grades 5-8: Math, ELA, Science and Social Studies
Grades 9-12: Math and ELA.



Khan AcademyKhan Academy


Students can learn from experts who have created educational videos and practice opportunities on Khan Academy.  It’s totally free, a favorite tool of teacher’s to facilitate online learning in core subjects!  Check it out.  Click the Khan Academy icon. 


Ready… Set… Engage!



Dancemat Typing LinkDance Mat Typing

Do you have kids or students who want to learn how to type?


Dance Mat Typing by the BBC is a good choice.

“It is interactive, fun, free and easy-to-use for kids; the system is complete with animated animal characters, graphics and sounds. We provide friendly menus or lists and other cool stuff to make it easier for you and your kids to use Dance Mat Typing to effectively learn how to type.”

www.Dance Mat



Link to QuizletQuizlet

Go to the Quizlet website and test your knowledge with free quizzes on languages, science, arts & humanities, math, social science, and more!

Check it out and take a quiz today!


link to

Learn to Code! offers users quick 1 hour tutorials, and games they can play to learn the concepts of computer science

Through block and snap coding, students will engage in a bunch of free and fun activities designed to complete a task. 

Save someone from a monster! 

Go through an obsticle course! 

Build something!   


Link to GritGrit Time Fitness

Get physically fit by completing the Grit Time fitness activities.


Level Up:

Set a time limit and find someone to be your “personal trainer” who calls out the tasks.



thank you letterWrite a Letter of Appreciation

Write a letter of appreciation to first responders! 

People are risking their lives during the COVID-19 outbreak to make sure we are safe and receiving the medical care we need. 

Ideas include:

Fire Fighters, Police, Nurses, Doctors, Sherriff’s Office, DPS, School teachers, Pharmacists, Service Members, Postal Employees, and anyone else that is working while everyone else stays at home. 

Use your local phone book or search online to find an address of where to send it! 



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Forestburg ISD
P.O. Box 415 16346 FM 455
Forestburg, Texas 76239

Normal Office Hours:  M-F 8am-4pm

Phone: 940.964.2323
Fax: 940-964-2531