- Contextualisation: This means putting new vocabulary words into sentences to help you remember them and to test if you are using them correctly.
- A school attended for US grades 6-8 or 7-8, ages 12-14 or 13-14
- A school intermediate between an elementary school and a high school, typically for children in the sixth, seventh, and eighth grades
- secondary school: a school for students intermediate between elementary school and college; usually grades 9 to 12
- State schools taking pupils aged 8-12 or 9-13.
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Georgia Khatchadorian plans to excel at Hills Village Middle School in all the places her troublemaking brother failed. She’s even bet him that she’ll quickly become one of the most popular girls in school. But Rafe left a big mark at HVMS, and no one will give Georgia a chance! Even worse, Rafe has sneakily signed up her band to play at the school dance, and she’s terrified to embarrass herself in front of the snooty “Princesses” who run the school and the boy who’s caught her eye. Will she be able to overcome her fears and win her bet with Rafe? Find out THE TRUTH about Rafe Khatchadorian’s sister in the first Middle School story from the point of view of the hilarious Georgia–a girl who’s ready to speak her mind!