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Standardized Test Practice for 8th Grade

Standardized Test Practice for 8th Grade

Grade 8

Social Studies: TAAS/Harcourt. Consists of 48 questions. (Texas Department of Education)

Cell Biology
studying cells, mitosis, meiosis, the cell cycle, prokaryotes, eukaryotes, & viruses. (Spanish version available)

The Cell Cycle & Mitosis Tutorial
This exercise is designed to introduce you to the events that occur in the cell cycle and the process of mitosis that divides the duplicated genetic material creating two identical daughter cells.

Chemicals & Human Health
basic toxicology, lung toxicology, environmental tobacco smoke & lung development, kidneys & metals

Developmental Biology
developmental mechanisms

Human Biology
DNA forensics, karyotyping, genetics, blood types, reproduction, sexually transmitted diseases

HIV, the ELISA assay, Western blotting analysis

Jefferson LabGrade 5 and Grade 8 teachers will find this web site created by Jefferson Labs a wonderful resource to prepare students for the Standard of Learning tests.  Subjects: Science, Math and Technology.

Math On-Line Test: TAAS/Harcourt. Consists of 60 questions. (Texas Department of Education)

A+ Math - Addition, Subtraction, Flash Card Creator, Home Worksheets, Games

AAA Math Eighth Grade - Hundreds of pages of Basic Math Skills. Interactive Practice on every page. An Explanation of the math topic on each page. Several Challenge Games on every page. Math Problems are randomly created.

Cool Math - Algebra, Geometry, Calculus, Trigonometry, Fractal Gallery, Challenging Games


Hines Middle School - Currently, only 8th grade mathematics and 8th grade technology tests are available, but more may come soon. This web site has been created by Mr. James Maxlow.

Language and Culture - This outstanding web site includes grammar games, quizzes, languages of the world (20 +) and much more.  Great choice for foreign language students.

English-Zone (Grammar) - This outstanding web site provides visitors with engaging, entertaining, yet educational activities, language lessons and interactive language exercises. It also provides teacher's of English easy to use printable worksheets suitable as handouts, quizzes or language lessons. 

FunBrain - Suggested Age 13 - Includes games and practice drills for Math, Nations, Presidents, Flags, Spell Elements, Spelling Numbers and Months, Series of Numbers, Hard Constellations, Hard Plurals and Composers-People.

FunBrain - Suggested Age 14 - Includes games and practice drills for Math, World War II, Common Elements, Terminology, Vocabulary, Negative Numbers, Idioms, Common Constellations, Plurals and Nations.

Guide to Grammar and Writing - Wonderful web site!! Maintained by Professor of English Charles Darling for English courses at Capital Community College and for the general online public. On-line quizzes are also available.

Read Story and Answer Questions - This test comes to us from Texas Department of Education. Consists of 48 questions with on-line scoring.

Virginia History - 1861

Virginia History - Civil War

Virginia History - Civil War to Present

Government in America - Government in America frames its content with a public policy approach to government in the United States, asking students to consider the question, "What difference does politics make to the policies governments produce?" This focus engages students' interest and stimulates consideration of important aspects of governing.

U.S. History Quizzes - Each quiz is composed of 10-12 multiple choice questions to test your knowledge of the major topics of study in A. P. American History.

Virginia Beach Computer/Technology Student Proficiency Tests

Techno Terms

Earth Science

Plants: Reproduction

Sound and Light



Solar System Explorer


Chem4Kids - The origin of everything, Chem4Kids has all sorts of Chemistry knowledge for you. It has information on Matter, Atoms, Elements, Reactions and Math.


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