Seventh Grade Curriculum Resources

The best feature of this page is that there are many quality educational website options across the subject areas, and they are free!

Grade Level: 7 (Elementary through Higher Ed)
Subject: Technology (STEM)
Title of the website: The Concord Consortium
Engage your students with scientifically accurate virtual labs and hands-on digital tools. Educational resources that expand and deepen STEM inquiry with technology. Lessons, accurate models and activities.  Free registration, required.
https://learn.concord.org 


Grade Level: 7 (Middle and High School)
Subject: Technology
Title of the website: Applied Digital Skills
Website features curriculum and lessons relevant to your classroom goals using Google tools, developing skills in digital collaboration, decision, making and presentations
Includes video instruction, lessons, and activities.
https://applieddigitalskills.withgoogle.com/s/en/home 


Grade Level: 7 (Preschool through High School)
Subject: Technology
Title of the website: Lesson Plans Page
Over 4000 lesson plans, choose from a wide range of subject-specific plans, available for all grade levels.  Print, download and e-mail lesson plans or save the lesson plans you like for future reference.
http://lessonplanspage.com 


Grade Level: 7 (All ages)
Subject: Technology
Title of the website: Common Sense Media
free comprehensive Curriculum is designed to empower students to think critically, behave safely, and participate responsibly in our digital world. From lesson plans, videos, student interactives, and assessments, to professional learning and family outreach materials
https://www.commonsense.org/education/digital-citizenship 


Grade Level: 7 (and up)
Subject: Technology
Title of the website: Ever Widening Circles
Website shares stories of ingenuity and wonder that signal great progress in the world.  Includes outbound links to, ‘long-trusted places of knowledge and goodwill on the web’.  Features free articles and videos.
https://everwideningcircles.com/ 


Grade Level: 7
Subject: Technology
Title of the website: Homeschool Treasury
Website offers several free resources and links to free curriculum.
http://www.homeschooltreasury.com/ 


Grade Level: 7 (All ages)
Subject: Science
Title of the website: Steve Spangler Science
AWESOME science experiment videos and clear explanations. Read the experiment, watch the video.  Fun for everyone.  Also, options to purchase items.
https://www.stevespanglerscience.com 

 
Grade Level: 7 (All Ages)
Subject: Science
Title of the website: Kahn Academy
Site offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empowers learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom.
https://www.khanacademy.org  (Also on YouTube)

Grade Level: 7 (All Ages)
Subject: Science
Title of the website: Classic Science
Download the Classic Science series textbooks for free: Life Science, Earth Science, Chemistry and Physical Science.  Also available Mr. Q’s LabNotes, a free monthly newsletter which provides lessons and insights.
http://www.eequalsmcq.com

Grade Level: 7 (All Ages)
Subject: Science
Title of the website: The Science Spot
Activities, lessons, & worksheets available.
https://sciencespot.net/Pages/classroom.html

Grade Level: 7 (Preschool through High School)
Subject: Science
Title of the website: Lesson Plans Page
Over 4000 lesson plans, choose from a wide range of subject-specific plans, available for all grade levels.  Print, download and e-mail lesson plans or save the lesson plans you like for future reference.  http://lessonplanspage.com

Grade Level: 7 (Grades 5-12)
Subject: Science (STEM)
Title of the website: Teachers Try Science
Site provides free and engaging lessons, along with teaching strategies and resources.
https://www.teacherstryscience.org/

Grade Level: 7 (All ages)
Subject: Science Experiments
Title of the website: Steve Spangler Science
AWESOME science experiment videos and clear explanations. Read the experiment, watch the video.  Fun for everyone.  Options to purchase items.
https://www.stevespanglerscience.com

Grade Level: 7 (Grades 5-12)
Subject: Science Experiments (STEM)
Title of the website: Teachers Try Science
71 science experiments; site provides free and engaging lessons, along with teaching strategies and resources.
https://www.teacherstryscience.org/kids-experiments

Grade Level: 7 (All Ages)
Subject: Math
Title of the website: Homeschool Math
A comprehensive collection of free printable math worksheets for grade 7 and for pre-algebra, organized by topics.  Free worksheets, lessons, games and activities.  Can easily supplement another curriculum.
https://www.homeschoolmath.net

Grade Level: 7 (All Ages)
Subject: Math
Title of the website: Kahn Academy
Site offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empowers learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom.
https://www.khanacademy.org  (Also on YouTube)

Grade Level: 7 (Middle school and High school)
Subject: Math
Title of the website: Hippo Campus
Site offers over 7000 free videos in 13 subject areas.  Free academic web site that delivers rich multimedia content–videos, animations, and simulations on general education subjects.
https://www.hippocampus.org/

Grade Level: 7 (Preschool through High School)
Subject: Math
Title of the website: Lesson Plans Page
Over 4000 lesson plans, choose from a wide range of subject-specific plans, available for all grade levels.  Print, download and e-mail lesson plans or save the lesson plans you like for future reference.
http://lessonplanspage.com

Grade Level: 7
Subject: Math
Title of the website: Brainstorm Math
Site contains over 1,800 engaging online videos with clear and concise concept explanations and sample problems. The math section is entirely free but the SAT/ACT prep section is not. Free registration is required to view more than a sample of the videos.
https://www.brightstorm.com

Grade Level: 7
Subject: Math
Title of the website: Math Worksheets Center
Math Worksheet Center is home to over 8,000 K-12 no cost math worksheets, lesson, homework, and quizzes.
http://www.mathworksheetscenter.com

Grade Level: 7
Subject: Math
Title of the website: UnboundEd
139 instructional days of curriculum all available to download for free.
https://www.unbounded.org/math/grade-7

Grade Level: 7 (and up)
Subject: Art
Title of the website: Ever Widening Circles
Website shares stories of ingenuity and wonder that signal great progress in the world.  Includes outbound links to ‘long-trusted places of knowledge and goodwill on the web’.  Features free articles and videos.
https://everwideningcircles.com/

Grade Level: 7 (and up)
Subject: Art
Title of the website: Creative Cricket
STEM art lessons!   Fun, educational art videos packed with cool science, technology, engineering, art, and history lessons for kids. Learn while you draw and explore your world.
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXt1ZUmynCyxhezSfDuUsKw

Grade Level: 7 (all ages)
Subject: Art/Art Appreciation
Title of the website: Picturing America
A project of the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) that brought masterpieces of American art into classrooms and libraries nationwide.  Educational materials created for the program are available for use by students, teachers, and lifelong learners.  Site will redirect you to Edsitement to online lesson plans and study activities in subject areas of literature and language arts, foreign languages, art and culture, and history and social studies.  Content is not intended to represent a complete curriculum in the humanities, nor does it prescribe any specific course of study.
https://picturingamerica.neh.gov

Grade Level: 7 (All ages)
Subject: Art
Title of the website: Visual Manna
Video art lessons, art tips, resources and more.
http://www.visualmanna.com/video-lessons

Grade Level: 7 (All ages)
Subject: Art
Title of the website: Kid at Art/Imagination Factory
Free creative ways to recycle by making art. The lessons and activities include drawing, painting, sculpture, collage, papier-mache, marbling, and crafts.  Art tips and more.
http://www.kid-at-art.com

Grade Level: 7 ages)
Subject: Art
Title of the website: Teach Art at Home
Your art instruction resource for self-learners and home schoolers. You will find homeschool art curriculum, online art courses, and free art projects.
http://www.teachartathome.com

Grade Level: 7
Subject: Language Arts
Title of the website: All in One Homeschool
Students will improve their writing skills by a variety of methods. Writing assignments include: poetry, book review, personal response, expository essay, compare and contrast essay,point of view, short stories, descriptions, and a novel.180 day by day assignments, all available online.
https://allinonehomeschool.com/language-arts-7

Grade Level: 7
Subject: Language Arts
Title of the website: Homeschool Treasury
Website offers several free resources and links to free curriculum.  http://www.homeschooltreasury.com/

Grade Level: 7
Subject: Language Arts
Title of the website: Tina’s Dynamic Homeschool
Free lesson plans, unit studies and printables, and lots of other stuff!
https://www.tinasdynamichomeschoolplus.com/2015/01/30/free-middle-and-high-school-homeschool-language-arts

Grade Level: 7
Subject: Language Arts
Title of the website: UnboundEd
256 instructional days of curriculum all available to download for free.  Over 5000 lesson plans on various topics.
https://www.unbounded.org/ela/grade-7

Grade Level: 7 (All ages)
Subject: Language Arts
Title of the website: Help Teaching
Printable and online tests, activities, lessons, games and over 3000 worksheets.  Free to join.
https://www.helpteaching.com

Grade Level: 7
Subject: Language Arts
Title of the website: English Language Arts and Reading Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills
Inquiry based language arts program.  This course material is only available in the iTunes U app on iPhone or iPad.  132 downloads, 100 of them are free.  The ‘pay as you download’ options range from $0.99 and up.  For info see this site, or get the app on mentioned device(s).
https://itunes.apple.com/us/course/english-language-arts-and-reading-grade-7/id914967069

Grade Level: 7
Subject: Language Arts
Title of the website: Word Game Time
Offering engaging free word games, worksheets and videos for K through 7th grade.  Attention to spelling, typing, reading, geography and language arts.
http://www.wordgametime.com

Grade Level: 7 (All levels)
Subject: Reading
Title of the website: Good Reads
Recommended books – classic and popular.
https://www.goodreads.com/shelf/show/7th-grade-reading-list

Grade Level: 7 (All levels)
Subject: Reading
Title of the website: Common Sense Media
Recommended books and reviews.
https://www.commonsensemedia.org/book-lists

Grade Level: 7 (All levels)
Subject: Reading
Title of the website: Read Write Think
Lesson plans, videos and student interactives to engage students in online literacy learning with interactive tools.
http://www.readwritethink.org/search/?resource_type_filtering=6-20-16-18-126&grade=15

Grade Level: 7 (All levels)
Subject: Reading
Title of the website: Tween Tribune
Free online educational service offered by the Smithsonian.  Current events and age-appropriate news stories that will interest students in Grades 1-12,
with questions, quizzes, and tools to help kids follow and understand the news.  Click the “teacher” tab for lesson plans.
https://www.tweentribune.com/category/tween78

Grade Level: 7 (All levels)
Subject: Reading
Title of the website: ReadWorks
Curriculum and tools to teach and learn from Kindergarten to 12th Grade.  Easily print any of our content and curriculum.
https://www.readworks.org

Grade Level: 7
Subject: Reading
Title of the website: All in One Homeschool
Students will improve their reading, speaking and vocabulary skills by reading classic literature including both poetry and novels and online resources.  180 day by day assignments, all available online.
https://allinonehomeschool.com/reading-7

Grade Level: 7
Subject: Reading
Title of the website:  Ambleside Online
AmblesideOnline is a free homeschool curriculum that uses Charlotte Mason’s classically-based principles.  AmblesideOnline library hosts a large collection of digitized original Charlotte Mason materials.
http://amblesideonline.org

Grade Level: 7
Subject: Reading
Title of the website: English Language Arts and Reading Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills
Inquiry based language arts program.  This course material is only available in the iTunes U app on iPhone or iPad.  132 downloads, 100 of them are free.  The ‘pay as you download’ options range from $0.99 and up.  For info see this site or get the app on mentioned device(s).
https://itunes.apple.com/us/course/english-language-arts-and-reading-grade-7/id914967069

Grade Level: 7 (and up)
Subject: Social Studies/History
Title of the website: Library of Congress
The Library of Congress offers classroom materials and professional development to help teachers effectively use primary sources from the Library’s vast digital collections.  Teacher-created, classroom-tested lesson plans using primary sources from the Library of Congress.
http://www.loc.gov/teachers/classroommaterials/lessons

Grade Level: 7 (and up)
Subject: Social Studies/Culture
Title of the website: Ever Widening Circles
Website shares stories of ingenuity and wonder that signal great progress in the world.  Includes outbound links to ‘long-trusted places of knowledge and goodwill on the web’.  Features free articles and videos.
https://everwideningcircles.com/

Grade Level: 7 (all ages)
Subject: Social Studies
Title of the website: EDSITEment
Online lesson plans and study activities in subject areas of literature and language arts, foreign languages, art and culture, and history and social studies.   Content is not intended to represent a complete curriculum in the humanities, nor does it prescribe any specific course of study.
https://edsitement.neh.gov

Grade Level: 7
Subject: Social Studies
Title of the website: Michigan Open Book Project
Download the currently available free social studies texts (many texts available, various grades).  7th grade is Ancient World History.
http://textbooks.wmisd.org/seventh-grade.html

Grade Level: 7 (all levels)
Subject: Social Studies
Title of the website: Curriculum Pathways
Site provides hundreds of lessons, including primary sources, apps, tools and interactive atlas.
https://www.curriculumpathways.com/portal/#search/g//s4-l2-z1/0/newPopularScore

Grade Level: 7
Subject: Social Studies
Title of the website: Title of the website: Fun Free Unit Studies
Unit studies are offer for a variety of topics.  Several unit studies can be combined into a complete year-long history course.  Online reading, videos and activities.
https://funfreeunitstudies.wordpress.com

Grade Level: 7 (Grades 6-8)
Subject: Social Studies
Title of the website: Georgia Virtual Learning
Site uses an online textbook, audio lessons, assessments and projects.
http://www.gavirtuallearning.org/Resources/SharedEconomics(SSCopy).aspx

Grade Level: 7 (Grades 6-8)
Subject: History
Title of the website: Digital History
12 entire American History unit lessons, all downloadable.
http://www.digitalhistory.uh.edu/teachers/lesson_plans/lesson_plan_ladenburg.cfm

Grade Level: 7
Subject: History
Title of the website: Eyewitness to History
Described as “your ringside seat to history – from the Ancient World to the present. History through the eyes of those who lived it.”
http://eyewitnesstohistory.com

Grade Level: 7 (Grades 6-8)
Subject: History
Title of the website: Georgia Virtual Learning
Site uses an online textbook, audio lessons, assessments and projects.
http://www.gavirtuallearning.org/Resources/SSResources/SSShared/SharedUSHistory.aspx

Grade Level: 7
Subject: History
Title of the website: Teaching American History
Site provides homeschool families with a free curriculum in American History and Government, uses primary sources to guide students through the history of our great nation – reading the words of those who formed it and guided it.
http://teachingamericanhistory.org/homeschool-curriculum

Grade Level: 7
Subject: History
Title of the website: Kids Past
World History, videos, games, worksheets and music.
http://kidspast.com/world-history

Grade Level: 7
Subject: History
Title of the website: Crash Course (an Educational YouTube Channel)
World HistoryUS HistoryUS Government and Politics, and Economics and more.  Short but thorough videos.
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCX6b17PVsYBQ0ip5gyeme-Q

Grade Level: 7
Subject: History
Title of the website: ThoughtCo
Print history worksheets spanning history.  Also, articles for parents with tips on teaching strategies.  Find lesson plans and activities, plus resources for grading and organization.
https://www.thoughtco.com/free-printable-history-worksheets-1832299

Grade Level: 7
Subject: Geography
Title of the website: Fun Free Unit Studies
Unit studies are offer for a variety of topics.  Several unit studies can be combined into a complete year-long history course.  Online reading, videos and activities.
https://funfreeunitstudies.wordpress.com

Grade Level: 7
Subject: Geography
Title of the website: Knowledge Quest
Download e-book titled Globalmania: Master World Geography in 7 Months or Less.  E-book provides a detailed plan to learn world geography.  Site includes maps, timelines and MapStudio where you can stop searching for the perfect map and just create it yourself.
http://knowledgequestmaps.com/globalmania

Grade Level: 7
Subject: Geography
Title of the website: Ducksters
US States history and geography games.  Choose by state, continent, country, map or geographical feature.
https://www.ducksters.com/geography

Grade Level: 7
Subject: Geography
Title of the website: The World FactBook
Information on the history, people, government, economy, energy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities.  Reference tab includes: maps of the major world regions, as well as Flags of the World, a Physical Map of the World, a Political Map of the World, a World Oceans map, and a Standard Time Zones of the World map.
https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/index.html

Grade Level: 7 (All grades)
Subject: Geography
Title of the website: Student Handouts
Thousands of fun printables, games and worksheets.
https://www.studenthandouts.com/geography/worksheets

Grade Level: 7
Subject: Geography
Title of the website:  Google Earth
Google Earth combines satellite imagery, maps and the power of Google Search to put the world’s geographic information at your fingertips.
https://www.google.com/earth

Grade Level: 7
Subject: Music
Title of the website: 8 Notes
Free sheet music and lessons for over 35 musical instruments and voice.
https://www.8notes.com

Grade Level: 7
Subject: Music
Title of the website: Hoffman Academy
Site offers free video based piano lessons. Learn, practice, print and audio, and games.
https://www.hoffmanacademy.com

Grade Level: 7
Subject: Music
Title of the website: Future Learn
Offers several online music classes. Length and format vary from course to course. Availability of courses periodically changes.  Most of the courses are free to join, but there is an option to upgrade.
https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/categories/creative-arts-and-media-courses

Grade Level: 7
Subject: Music
Title of the website: Learn to Sing
Singing lessons are presented through the use of step-by-step guides and video tutorials.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/sing/learning

Grade Level: 7
Subject: Music
Title of the website: My Music Theory
Lessons, videos and downloads available.
https://www.mymusictheory.com/grade-7-music-theory-resources

Grade Level: 7
Subject: Music
Title of the website: Folkways (Smithsonian)
A collection of lessons and interactive features include traditional, ethnic, and contemporary music from around the world; poetry, spoken word, and instructional recordings in numerous languages; and documentary recordings of individuals, communities, current events, and natural sounds.
https://folkways.si.edu/lesson-plans/smithsonian

Grade Level: 7
Subject: Music
Title of the website: Free Printable
Print sheet music for a variety of musical instruments.  Collection covers varied musical genres to suit your musical taste.
https://www.freeprintable.com/free-printable-music

Grade Level: 7
Subject: Health
Title of the website: Alison
Site offers a variety of courses related to health, fitness and medicine.  Courses are free with an option to upgrade.
https://alison.com/courses/health

Grade Level: 7
Subject: Health
Title of the website: Kids Health
Educators’ page of this website offers downloadable lesson plans covering a wide variety of health topics. The lessons include activities, printable handouts, and quizzes. The Kids and Teens pages provide numerous health related articles for students to read.
https://kidshealth.org

Grade Level: 7
Subject: Health
Title of the website: Scholastic
Parent directed – worksheets and lessons on emotions, attitude, boundaries and more.
https://www.scholastic.com/teachers/articles/teaching-content/grades-6-8-social-emotional-skills

Grade Level: 7
Subject: Health
Title of the website: Nourish Interactive
Nutrition and educational tips, tools and recipes.  Website is designed to make learning about nutrition and exercise easy and fun for the whole family.
http://www.nourishinteractive.com

Grade Level: 7
Subject: Health
Title of the website: Kids Health
Lessons, printables and quizzes in categories of human body, health problems and personal health.
https://classroom.kidshealth.org

Grade Level: 7
Subject: Health
Title of the website: Center for Disease Control
Healthy Eating and Physical Activity for Teens.  Students will analyze food intake and physical activity and explore the relationship between the two. Students will also discover ways to improve diet and increase physical activity.
https://www.cdc.gov/scienceambassador/documents/healthy-eating-pa.pdf