Homework Help 6-8

Homework Help

Student Success Grades 6-8

Art, Theater & Music
Monologues and Skits

Instruments To Take Home!

Computers & Technology

We have a range of computers in the library to assist you with your work! You can access our desktop computers in Teen Services if you are 11-18 years old or Youth Services if you are 7-12 years old. You can check a laptop out from the Public Computing Center and use it anywhere in the building. Best of all, you can use your laptop and our Internet anywhere inside or outside the building in the parking lot.

Teen Library Computers

Youth Services Library Computers

  • TADL 3D Printing – 3D printing is a manufacturing technique used to create a physical object from a 3D digital model. It works by layering multiple layers of melted plastic to build a shape. T
  • TADL STEM Kits – Stem kits are fun projects in a box that focus on science, technology, engenering and math. T
  • Telescope – Your parents can check it out at TADL! T
  • Code.org – Learn computer science. Change the world. W
  • The Kid Should See This – Smart videos for curious minds of all ages. W
  • Tinkercad – Design a 3D object for printing. W
  • Instructables – Plans for making all sorts of things. W
  • The Khan Academy Computing – The Khan Academy is a homework center with a youtube format. W

English & Reading

Book Lists



  • Mango Languages – Learn a foreign language or perfect your English. T
  • Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos – Designed for young Spanish speaking students or those learning Spanish as a second language. Full text articles, maps, flags, and more. Dozens of hands-on activities and links to Spanish language websites. Also includes a visual dictionary. M

Math & Science

Social Studies

General Resources

  • Access Video: Just for Kids – Fun and informative video and audio titles on a variety of topics. Kid-safe and ad-free! T
  • Britannica School – Made for today’s digital classroom, Britannica School features differentiated instruction, allowing students to move easily to resources at higher or lower reading levels as needed. M
  • DKfindout! – Perfect for help with homework, DK’s clear, reliable, and highly visual content covers all curriculum subjects and more! W
  • eBook K-8 Collection – Titles that support K-8 students across all subject areas. M
  • Explora – Content from magazines, encyclopedia entries, and images. Arts & Literature; Biography; Business & Government; Current Events; Geography; Health; History; Science & Math W
  • MeL Kids   From the Library of Michigan. Good stuff for school, funny poems, silly songs, books to read or listen to, Michigan facts, and lots of other cool info. M
  • MeL Teen – From the Library of Michigan. All of the Michigan Electronic Library’s school resources in one place. M

M = Michigan T = TADL W = website