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August
  Back to School  
 
  Pets  
 
  Book Reports  
 
 
  First Day of School Activities  
 
  School Schedule  
 
  Daily Summer Activities  
 


August Read and Color Weekly Activity Books
             August Read and Color Activity Books



August Calendar
          Calendar Skills:  Complete the Calendar

August Classroom Helpers
             Mixed August Printables - borders, certificates, graphics (10 pages)
             Mixed August Printables (part 2) (11 pages)
August Analogies
             August Analogies
August Hidden Pictures
             August Hidden Pictures


August Monthly Math
   August Math


Math Lesson: Plotting Ordered Pairs to Make a Picture
        Plotting Ordered Pairs - smaller coordinate plane (Grades 1-4)

Plotting Ordered Pairs - smaller coordinate plane - student will also write what they think the picture is (Grades 1-4)

Plotting Ordered Pairs - larger coordinate plane (Grades 4-6)

Plotting Ordered Pairs - larger coordinate plane - student will also write what they think the picture is (Grades 4-6)


Math Lesson: Color by Numbers - August Color by Number Book
        Color by Numbers Book: number given with color crayon pictures

Color by Numbers Book: number given with spelling of colors

Addition Coloring: an addition equation given for each color
Subtraction Coloring: a subtraction equation given for each color
Addition and Subtraction Coloring: an addition or subtraction equation given for each color
Multiplication and Division Coloring: a multiplication or division equation given for each color

Algebra Coloring: solve the addition or subtraction equation



Hidden and Ponder the Picture for August
             Silly Sights of August
             Fun Fantasies About August
             August Themes Puzzle


Find the Differences and Ponder the Picture
             Find the Differences and Ponder the Picture Puzzle


Weekly Reading Books

          Create Weekly Reading Books

Prepare for an entire week at once!


Animal Classes:   Books Personalized for Your Class

     Preschool Bears - JK Bears - Kindergarten Bears - First Grade Bears
Preschool Bees - JK Bees - Kindergarten Bees - First Grade Bees
Preschool Ducks - JK Ducks - Kindergarten Ducks - First Grade Ducks
Preschool Frogs - JK Frogs - Kindergarten Frogs - First Grade Frogs
Preschool Iguanas - JK Iguanas - Kindergarten Iguanas - First Grade Iguanas
Preschool Kangaroos - JK Kangaroos - Kindergarten Kangaroos - First Grade Kangaroos
Preschool Lions - JK Lions - Kindergarten Lions - First Grade Lions
Preschool Monkeys - JK Monkeys - Kindergarten Monkeys - First Grade Monkeys
Preschool Owls - JK Owls - Kindergarten Owls - First Grade Owls
Preschool Pandas - JK Pandas - Kindergarten Pandas - First Grade Pandas
Preschool Penguins - JK Penguins - Kindergarten Penguins - First Grade Penguins
Preschool Rabbits - JK Rabbits - Kindergarten Rabbits - First Grade Rabbits
Preschool Spiders - JK Spiders - Kindergarten Spiders - First Grade Spiders
Preschool Squirrels - JK Squirrels - Kindergarten Squirrels - First Grade Squirrels
Preschool Tigers - JK Tigers - Kindergarten Tigers - First Grade Tigers
Preschool Turtles - JK Turtles - Kindergarten Turtles - First Grade Turtles


Learning Centers
             Learning Centers


August Biographies
     August 1 - Caroline Herschel (grades 9-12)
     August 1 - Bill Wallace, Teacher Survivor (grades 5-6)
     August 5 - Chad Knaus, Crew Chief (Chad Knaus: grade 7)
     August 5 - Tom Brady (grades 6-8)
     August 6 - We Love Lucy! (Lucille Ball: grades 7-8)
     August 6 - Andy Warhol, the Prince of Pop (Andy Warhol: grades 9-12)
     August 8 - Matthew Henson (grades 4-6)
     August 9 - Bob "The Cooz" Cousy (grades 5-7)
     August 9 - Jean Piaget: Taking Children's Thinking Seriously (grades 8-12)
     August 9 - The Life of Jean Piaget (grades 5-7)
     August 10 - Anna Julia Haywood Cooper (grades 5-7)
     August 11 - Maria Mitchell, Astronomer (Maria Mitchell: grades 8-12)
     August 13 - Alfred Hitchcock, Master of Suspense (Alfred Hitchcock: grades 7-9)
     August 15 - Julia Child (grades 6-8)
     August 16 - The Journey of a Stateswoman (Carol Moseley Braun: grades 9-10)
     August 16 - The Life of Matt Christopher (Matt Christopher: grades 4-6)
     August 17 - Genghis Khan (grades 6-8)
     August 17 - Davy Crockett (grades 6-8)
     August 18 - Meriwether Lewis (grades 4-6)
     August 20 - Benjamin Harrison (grades 9-12)
     August 20 - The Big Burn of 1910 (grades 5-7)
     August 21 - Wilt Chamberlain (grades 6-8)
     August 22 - A Take-Charge Kind of Guy (Norman Schwarzkopf: grades 6-8)
     August 23 - Dr. Antonia Novello: Surgeon General (Daily Biographies: grades 11-12)
     August 25 - Ivan the Terrible (grades 7-9)
     August 25 - Ludwig II of Bavaria (grades 7-9)
     August 25 - Milkman to Superstar (Sean Connery: grades 5-7)
     August 26 - Antoine-Laurent Lavoisier (grades 9-12)
     August 27 - Mother Teresa: "A Pencil in the Hand of God" (Mother Teresa: grades 4-6)
     August 27 - Titian, Venetian Master of Color (Tiziano Vecellio: grades 9-12)
     August 30 - Mary Shelley - creator of Frankenstein (Mary Shelley: grades 7-8)
     August 31 - Eldridge Cleaver (grades 9-12)
     August 31 - Maria Montessori (grades 8-12)


August Easy Readers: High Interest Reading
     August 3 - Never-ending Ideas (Hi/Lo grades 2-3)
     August 7 - The Peace Bridge (Hi/Lo grades 2-3)
     August 11 - "Hulkamania" (Hi/Lo grades 2-3)
     August 19 - Out In Front (Hi/Lo grades 2-3)
     August 22 - Stormin' Norman (Hi/Lo grades 2-3)
     August 25 - Girl Power! (Hi/Lo grades 2-3)
     August 27 - Out of This World Field Trip (Hi/Lo grades 2-3)
     August 28 - Attitude (Hi/Lo grades 2-3)


August Daily Theme Units
     August 1 - Hooray for Family Meals (Family Meal Month: grades 1-2)
     August 1 - Daria's Job (grades 1-3)
     August 2 - Trouble at Day Camp (National Pretty Is as Pretty Does Day: grades 3-4)
     August 2 - Pennies for Lincoln (Lincoln's Penny: grades 6-7)
     August 2 - Marvelous Mustard (Mustard Day: grades 5-7)
     August 3 - Time with Danny (National Kids Day: grades 2-3)
     August 3 - The Difficult Side of Friendship (Friendship Day: grade 4)
     August 3 - F R I E N D S H I P (Friendship Day: grade 3)
     August 3 - Anna's Sister Problem (Sister's Day: grades 3-4)
     August 3 - North Pole Adventure (Nautilus Travels under North Pole: grades 7-8)
     August 3 - The World's Best Fruit (grades 1-3)
     August 4 - Coast Guard Day (grades 6-8)
     August 4 - Beware of Fraud! (National Fraud Awareness Week: grades 4-5)
     August 4 - Jeff Gordon (grades 4-6)
     August 4 - Meet Barack Obama (grades 4-6)
     August 4 - Barack Obama (grades 3-5)
     August 4 - The Life of Barack Obama (grades 7-12)
     August 5 - It's Not That Simple! (Simplify Your Life Week: grades 4-5)
     August 5 - Working Like a Dog--Really? (grades 2-3)
     August 5 - Two of a Kind (grades 1-3)
     August 6 - Sweeney Sweetbreath Helps Hampton Halitosis (National Fresh Breath Day: grades 3-4)
     August 6 - Independence Day in Jamaica (grades 5-7)
     August 6 - The Bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki (grades 6-8)
     August 7 - Scrabble (Scrabble Week: grades 6-8)
     August 7 - Betsy Byars: From Reader to Writer (grades 4-6)
     August 8 - Sneaky Squash! (Sneak Some Zucchini Onto Your Neighbor's Porch Day: grade 4)
     August 8 - Don't Wait! Celebrate! (Celebrate! Day: grade 3)
     August 8 - The King (Elvis Week: grades 1-2)
     August 8 - A Special Dog (grades 1-3)
     August 9 - Veep Day (grades 7-9)
     August 9 - "Only You Can Prevent Wildfires" (grades 2-3)
     August 9 - Books, Books, and More Books (grades 6-7)
     August 10 - Okay to be Lazy! (Daily: grades 1-2)
     August 10 - Drinking a Rainbow (Kool-Aid Day: grade 1)
     August 11 - Reading Time at Day Camp (May Your Reading Be a Haven Month: grades 3-4)
     August 11 - The Ten Percent Club (International Lefthanders Day: grades 7-8)
     August 12 - Admit It! You're Happy! (Admit it! You're Happy Day!: grade 5)
     August 12 - Punctuation Challenge (grades 4-6)
     August 12 - The Perseids Meteor Shower (grades 5-8)
     August 13 - The Trouble with Being Left-Handed (International Left-Handers Day: grades 1-2)
     August 13 - Left Handed, Disadvantaged? (grade 3)
     August 14 - In Honor of Feet (Healthy Feet Day: grade 1)
     August 14 - Navajo Code Talkers (grades 5-7)
     August 15 - A Hop, Twist and a Jump (Weird Contest Week: grades 3-4)
     August 15 - Marika's New Puppy (Best Friend Day: grades 2-3)
     August 15 - The World of Reiki (World of Reiki Day: grades 7-8)
     August 15 - Will You Please Relax? (grades 6-8)
     August 16 - The Cow Chip Contest (Weird Contest Week: grade 2)
     August 16 - Cow Pie Fling (Weird Contest Week: grades 4-5)
     August 16 - Sandcastles (Sandcastle Day: grades 5-6)
     August 16 - Flooding of the Nile Day (grades 5-7)
     August 17 - A Second Home (Thrift Shop Day: grade 4)
     August 17 - Special Finds (Thrift Day: grades 5-6)
     August 17 - Is It Really a Bargain? (grade 5)
     August 17 - Born on a Mountaintop (grades 1-3)
     August 18 - The Writing Club (Bad Poetry Day: grades 2-3)
     August 18 - The Worst Poem of All (Bad Poetry Day: grades 5-7)
     August 19 - The Three Floats (Black Cow Root Beer Float Day: grades 3-4)
     August 19 - A Patent for a PopsicleŽ (grades 3-4)
     August 19 - Ogden Nash (grades 4-6)
     August 19 - Grandma Gladys (grades 1-3)
     August 20 - Reliving the Memories (National Radio Day: grades 5-6)
     August 20 - Hungary Foundation Day (St. Stephen's Day in Hungary: grades 4-6)
     August 21 - Hawaii's Journey to Statehood (Hawaii Becomes 50th State: grade 6)
     August 21 - Klondike Miners (Yukon Discovery Day: grades 4-5)
     August 21 - Gold Rush! (Canada Theme Daily: grades 6-8)
     August 22 - Add "Punct-ch" to Your Writing (National Punctuation Day: grades 5-6)
     August 22 - Angels with Dirty Faces (Be an Angel Day: grades 1-2)
     August 22 - Be an Angel! (grades 4-5)
     August 23 - Who's Doing the Driving? (Truck Driver Appreciation Week: grades 6-8)
     August 23 - Riding the Wind (grade 4)
     August 23 - Carrie v. Haley (grades 1-3)
     August 24 - The Bad Dream (Save Your Smile: grades 5-7)
     August 24 - America's Number One Snack (Potato Chips Invented: grades 7-9)
     August 25 - The "Be Kind to Everybody" Book (Be Kind to Humankind Week: grades 5-6)
     August 25 - Willing to Lend a Hand (Be Kind to Humankind Week: grade 2)
     August 25 - The Bugs' Plan (Be Kind to Humankind Day: grade 1)
     August 26 - Women's Equality Day (grades 8-10)
     August 26 - Melody's Own Dog (grade 4)
     August 27 - Impact--Just Because! (Just Because Day: grades 5-6)
     August 27 - Forgiveness and Friendship (grades 4-6)
     August 28 - High in the Sky (Tall Building Day: grade 4)
     August 29 - A Smart Idea (More Herbs, Less Salt Day: grades 3-4)
     August 29 - The Herbalist (More Herbs, Less Salt Day: grades 5-6)
     August 29 - Limiting Your Salt Intake (More Herbs, Less Salt Day: grades 7-8)
     August 29 - Go Catfish (National Catfish Month: grades 3-5)
     August 29 - Salt or Herbs? (grades 1-3)
     August 30 - Camping Trip Cancelled (National Toasted Marshmallow Month: grades 2-3)
     August 30 - Victory Day in Turkey (grades 5-7)
     August 30 - Marshmallows and Moonlight (grades 5-6)
     August 31 - Career Day (Love Litigating Lawyers Day: grades 7-12)
     August 31 - Mix for the Trail (grade 4)
     August 31 - Instant Energy (grades 1-3)


Leveled Reading Books
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