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Make a Daily Illness Activity Lesson Plan Book
        Daily Illness Activity Lesson Plan Book


Reading Comprehensions - Special Education High Interest Reading
     Darin Couldn't Be Here (Hi/Lo Grades 3-5)
     Grandma Hannah Forgets (Hi/Lo Grades 3-5)


Short Reading Comprehensions
Very Quick Readers
     A Fever For a Friend? (Very Quick Reader; Grades 2-4 Readability)

Short Readers
     How to Catch (or Not to Catch!) a Cold (Short Reader; Grades 1-3 Readability)
     What Is a Heart Attack? (Short Reader; Grades 4-6 Readability)
     What Is a Stroke? (Short Reader; Grades 4-6 Readability)


Reading Comprehensions
Fiction
     Spots and More Spots (Grade 1)
     Weasel's Measles (Grades 1-3)

Non-Fiction
     ADHD (Grades 5-7)
     AIDS (Grades 7-9)
     Alzheimer's Disease (Grade 3-4)
     Appendicitis (Grades 4-6)
     Arthritis (Grade 4-6)
     Asthma (Grade 4-6)
     Bell's Palsy (Grades 5-7)
     Binge Eating Disorder (Grades 4-7)
     Bipolar Disorder (Grades 5-6)
     Bird Flu (Grades 1-3)
     Bird Flu (Grades 5-6)
     Bruxism (Grade 4-6)
     Cancer (Grade 4-6)
     Canker Sores (Grade 4-6)
     Cardiovascular Diseases (Grade 4-6)
     Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (Grade 4-6)
     Cataracts (Grades 5-6)
     Cat-Scratch Disease (Grades 5-6)
     Edward Jenner and the Smallpox Vaccine, Part 1 (Grades 5-6)
     Edward Jenner and the Smallpox Vaccine, Part 2 (Grades 5-6)
     Celiac Disease (Grades 5-7)
     Cellulitis (Grades 4-6)
     Chicken Pox (Grade 4-6)
     Coxsackie Virus (Grades 5-6)
     Crohn's Disease (Grades 5-7)
     Cystic Fibrosis (Grades 5-6)
     Diabetes (Grade 4-6)
     Eczema (Grade 4-6)
     Fibromyalgia (Grades 5-7)
     Fifth Disease (Grades 4-6)
     Food-Related Sickness (Grade 4-6)
     Frostbite (Grades 5-7)
     Gallstones (Grades 5-7)
     Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (Grades 5-6)
     Germs (Grades 4-6)
     Glaucoma (Grades 5-6)
     Hemophilia (Grade 4-6)
     Hepatitis (Grades 5-7)
     Hereditary Hemochromatosis (Grades 5-6)
     Homesickness (Grade 4-6)
     Human Immunodeficiency Virus (Grade 6)
     Hypothermia (Grades 5-7)
     H1N1 or Swine Flu (Grades 3-5)
     Impacted Wisdom Teeth (Grades 5-6)
     Impetigo (Grades 5-7)
     Infectious Diseases (Grade 4-6)
     Kawasaki Disease (Grades 5-7)
     Kidney Stones (Grades 5-7)
     Lactose Intolerance (Grades 5-7)
     Lead Poisoning (Grade 4-6)
     Lyme Disease (Grade 4-6)
     Marfan Syndrome (Grades 6-8)
     Mononucleosis (Grade 4-6)
     Obesity in Children (Grades 5-6)
     Osgood-Schlatter Disease (Grade 4-6)
     Parkinson's Disease (Grades 5-6)
     Pica (Grades 4-7)
     Pinkeye (Grade 4-6)
     Pleurisy (Grades 5-7)
     Reye Syndrome (Grade 4-6)
     Rotavirus (Grades 5-6)
     Scarlet Fever (Grades 4-6)
     Seasonal Affective Disorder (Grade 4-6)
     Shingles (Grades 5-6)
     Sickle Cell Anemia (Grade 4-6)
     Scoliosis (Grade 4-6)
     Strep Throat (Grade 4-6)
     Styes (Grades 5-7)
     Swimmer's Ear (Grade 1-2)
     Tetanus (Grades 5-6)
     West Nile Virus (Grade 4-6)
     Whooping Cough or Pertussis (Grades 5-6)


What would YOU do?
     Dangerous Diet (Grades 4-6)
     A Friend Wants to Go Off Meds (Grades 9-12)


Leveled Books
            A Most Dangerous Woman: Typhoid Mary
            Itís Wise to Immunize


Compare and Contrast
        Seasonal Ailments Traits: Compares two seasonal ailments (Grades 5-6)



Conversations
     Is there a doctor on board? (French and English)
     Mom, I don't feel good! (French and English)


Book Units
    Madeline (Grades K-2)
    The Lemonade Club (Grades K-2)
    When the Circus Came to Town (Grades 3-5)
    My Brother Made Me Do It (Grades 3-6)
    Strawberry Hill (Grades 3-6)
    Small Steps: The Year I Got Polio (Grades 3-7)
    The Graduation of Jake Moon (Grades 4-6)
    Daphne's Book (Grades 6-8)
    Tuesdays with Morrie (Grades 7-12)


More Activities and Printables
        
Diseases
        
Down Syndrome
        
Germs


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     Make Word Search Puzzles

Time
     Time Worksheets

Handwriting
     Handwriting Worksheets and Handwriting Based Activities

Cause And Effect
     Reading Comprehension Skills

Graphic Organizers
     Graphic Organizers Printables - Print them

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     English Worksheets - Language Arts and Grammar Lesson Plans

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     Calendar

Writing
     Writing

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     Money Worksheets


  
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  Word Roots - Prefixes, Greek and Latin Roots
  
  Math Worksheets and Math Printables
  
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  Community Maps
  
  Careers in Science
  
  Back to School and First Day of School Lesson Plans
  
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  Animal and Biome Basics
  
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Back to School
Graphic Organizers
Alphabet Worksheets
Sight Words
Math Worksheets
Mazes
50 States

Monthly Themes
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December

Fractions
Place Value
Time and Calendar
Money
Earth Day
Solar System
Analogies
Nouns
Following Directions
Listening
Capitalization
Cursive Writing
Patterns and Sequencing
Dinosaurs
All About Me

Kindergarten
First Grade
Second Grade
Third Grade
Fourth Grade
Fifth Grade
Sixth Grade

Multiplication
Division
Main Idea
Cause and Effect
Measurement
Decimals
Rounding
Order of Operations
Verbs
Community Helpers
Adjectives
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Contractions
Bulletin Board Ideas
Word Searches
Crossword Puzzles
Printable Puzzles




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