Junior High School

Junior high school, or middle school, usually 6th or 7th through 8th or 9th grade, depending on the school district. Junior high school subjects cover mathematics, english, history, science, physical education, and art. If students struggle in middle school it is often in the main subjects of math, science, or english. Junior high can also be a difficult transition time period as students get used to more independent work and faster paced course work.

10 Classic Science Experiments for Kids and Teens!

A Short List of the World’s Most Timeless Science Experiments! If you’re looking for an idea for an upcoming science project, or just looking for something fun to do one afternoon… you’ve come to the right place! Here at Student-Tutor, we LOVE science! From Thomas Edison, Albert Einstein, and Nikola Tesla, to today’s modern renegades …

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Top 7 Computer Coding For Kids Products

Top 7 Computer Coding for Kids Products

Computer coding for kids has become a hot topic among parenting and educational circles. As technology becomes more prevalent in our lives, an increasing number of organizations that teaching coding for kids have cropped up. For example, I am not even a programmer and have had to use basic HTML, CSS, PHP, and Javascript a …

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Top Guided Meditation App for High School Students

There are a lot of apps out there for guided meditation these days, but 1 app in particular is MY personal favorite. It’s also used by other staff members at Student-Tutor to keep our heads clear, focus and reduce general stress! First, we need to talk about the need behind guided meditation for high school …

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8 Practical Tips on How to Speed Up Your Writing

Writing an essay… or pretty much any writing assignment can be a rather painful process. It can take hours to work out a decent text. And after you’ve finally managed to write something, you feel exhausted and unable to do anything else! I have 2 questions for you:  Are you working productively during those hours …

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How to Deal with Cyberbullying and Teens

Co-authored by Renae Hintze Cyberbullying is a very real problem in the world today. With the internet becoming more and more integrated into everyone’s lives, younger students may not grasp the consequences, or even REALIZE what they are doing when they sign in to an online account. Cyberbullying statistics prove overwhelmingly that cyberbullying is a …

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top 10 printable pre-algebra worksheets

Top 10 Pre-Algebra Worksheets!

What is pre-algebra? If you want to be a smart-aleck, I guess that any form of arithmetic before algebra could be considered “pre-algebra.” But Khan Academy’s description is more apt: “Think of pre-algebra as a runway. You’re the airplane and algebra is your sunny vacation destination. Without the runway you’re not going anywhere.” Almost all …

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6th Grade Math Curriculum, Worksheets, Problems, Lessons, Games and More!

You are probably reading this right now stressed, frustrated, exhausted, etc. because your 6th grade student is having difficulty with the 4 letter word “math”. I feel you–and as someone who tutored for 7 years, I absolutely understand where you are right now. But there’s good news! You don’t have to feel this way! As …

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7th Grade Math Curriculum, Worksheets, Problems, Lessons, Games and More!

You are probably reading this right now stressed, frustrated, exhausted, etc. because your 7th grade student is having difficulty with the 4 letter word “math”. I feel you–and as someone who tutored for 7 years, I absolutely understand where you are right now. But there’s good news! You don’t have to feel this way! As …

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