Activities, Worksheets, Printables, and Lesson Plans


Read and Color
            Potty Points

Playground Hidden Picture Activity
            Point To It Playground

Reading Comprehensions
     Wilson's Fourteen Points (Grades 5-7)
     Understanding Point of View (Grades 5-8)

Literature Book Units
     No Passengers Beyond this Point (Grades 5-8)
     Point Blank (Grades 5-7)

Read and Color Books
            Matt's Red, White, and Blue Ribbon
            Solphie Goes to School in America
            Cinco de Mayo
            Steve's Perfect Ride (February 16)
            Mud Pies and Fireflies

Reading Comprehension Lesson Ideas
(Grades 3-5)
     Sergey Bubka

Daily Themes
(Grades 1-2)
     Apple Heads
     Guys or Gals?
     Hobbit Day
     I Didn't Know That!
     Icky and Sticky
     Let's Go!
     The New Girl
     The Wooden Egg
     When Can We Eat Beans?
(Grades 3-5)
     A Place of Her Own
     A Special Request
     A Trip to the Dairy Farm
     Aim for Fame
     And It Is Free!
     Bathtub Time
     Become a Junior Ranger
     Changing Season
     Chockit Cupcakes
     Cookies in the Kitchen
     Doctor on the Court
     Enthusiasm and Teamwork
     Game Over!
     Grumpy Jerry
     Is It Real?
     Let's Pick Blueberries!
     Letís Clean Up!
     Marching to Glory
     Mardi Gras
     Marielle's Dollar
     Musical Doctor
     New Name Fun
     Pet Rabbits
     Queen of Light
     Skyscraping Tower
     Stormin' Norman
     The Arctic Traveler
     The Babe of Baseball
     The Memory Box
     The Travels of the Hat, Part 1: Lost in Charleston
     The Writing Club
     Working Like a Dog--Really?

(Grades 1-2)
     A New Year
     Apple Picking Day
     Chuckles the Chimp and Charlie
     Five by Five with Gum
     Four by Four for Trucks
     Six by Six with Socks
     The Boy Who Cried "Why"
     The Pine Cone
     The Shell Necklace
     The Walrus and the Whale
     Velvet the Scaredy Cat
     Walter Learns about Work on a Walk
     What Is a Magnet?
(Grades 3-5)
     A New View for You - Perspective
     A Visit to the Dentist
     Angel Island
     Filling Out a Deposit Slip
     Ginger Village Panic
     Gothic Gargoyles and Churches
     Have You Seen
     I Don't Want to Go
     I Want to be in the Olympics - Part 2
     Keeping Blood Clean
     Learning to Play the Piano
     Minty's Christmas Surprise
     Name Calling Hurts
     One Dark and Stormy Night
     Save Our Wetlands
     The Best Pet Ever
     The Teacher and Her Dino
     The Tooth Jar
     Water Power
     Wendy's World- Labor Day
     Wendy's World- Where Am I?
     What's In a Name?
     Writing a Check
     ~NAME0~ the Yellow-billed Cuckoo

(Grades 1-2)
     Moose Cottage
     The Ghost in Grandfather's Barn
     The Winter Spring Garden

(Grades 3-5)
     "Who's Honking?"
     Bolivia - Geography
     Helen Keller
     Jordan - Geography
     Springtime Trail Ride
     Statue of Liberty
     The Columbus Day Weekend Trip
     Walnut Grove, Minnesota

Finish the Story
     A Special Teddy (Grade 1-3)
     Tidal Cave (Grade 2-3)
     Cowabunga Divers (Grade 2-3)
     The Baseball Glove (Grade 2-3)
     Sky Bears (Grandpa Story part 2) (Grade 2-3)
     Dippers Full of Stars (Grandpa Story part 1) (Grade 2-3)
     Orion and His Dogs (Grandpa Story part 3) (Grade 2-3)
     A Hat of Many Colors (Grade 2-4)
     One Hundred Items in a Pocket (Grade 2-4)
     Trouble in the Lab (Grade 2-4)
     Reaching Out (Grade 3)
     Halloween Pumpkin Faces (Grade 3-4)
     A Lump of Soapstone (Grade 3-4)
     Nutcracker to the Rescue (Grade 3-4)
     Off Limits (Grade 3-4)
     Under the Sea (Grade 3-5)
     The Frogs and the Fish (Grade 3-5)
     Who Sent This Valentine? (Grade 3-6)
     To Cruise or Not to Cruise (Grade 3-6)
     The Shoemaker (Grade 3-6)
     Springtime! (Grade 4)
     Shopping for Summer (Grade 4)
     My Friend Chris (Grade 4-5)
     Meeting Martin (Grade 4-5)
     Rainy Beach Day (Grade 4-5)
     Getting Ready for a Craft Fair (Grade 4-6)
     A Trip to the Rainforest (Grade 4-6)
     The Disappearance of Fuzzy Frank (Grade 4-6)
     Self-interest Alone Moves Some Men (Grade 5-6)
     Colonial Times: Violet Considers Freedom (Grade 5-6)
     Inspector Butterfly (Grade 5-6)
     The Back to School Essay (Grade 6-8)
     Let's Find Out (Grade 6-8)

What Would You Do?
     Last Second Shot (Grade 2-3)
     That's What Friends Are For (Grade 3-5)
     You Owe Me (Grade 3-6)
     The Christmas Present (Grade 3-6)
     Plan Ahead, Don't Gamble With Your Future (Grade 3-6)
     Mind Your Manners (Grade 3-6)
     Is St. Patrick's Day Lucky For You? (Grade 3-6)
     Sally's Sandcastles (Grade 3-6)
     The Compliment (Grade 4-6)
     Do I Have to Do a Recital? (Grade 4-6)
     Too Much Shampoo! (Grade 4-6)
     April Fools (Grade 4-8)
     Father's Day Without Dad (Grade 5-7)
     Quit Band? (Grade 6-8)
     Time Is Money? A Dog Grooming Dilemma (Grade 6-8)
     No One Does Homework (Grade 6-8)
     It's Not Easy to Return Something (Grade 6-8)
     College Dorm or Stay at Home? (Grade 11-12)

Reader's Theater Scripts and Plays
     Off to the Pet Shop (Grade 1)
     All of Me (Grades 1-2)
     All the Colors of the Rainbow (Grades 1-2)
     At the Park (Grades 1-2)
     Let's Play "I Spy" in Our Classroom (Grades 1-2)
     Waiting for a Flight (Grades 1-2)
     We See Shapes Everywhere (Grades 1-2)
     Birds of a Feather (Grades 1-3)
     Netiquette Nelly Saves the Day (Grades 1-3)
     Nutty Ned (Grades 1-3)
     The Perfect Pumpkin (Grades 1-3)
     The Pine Tree Problem (Grades 1-3)
     An Apple a Day - A Readers' Theater (Grade 2)
     Checking in at the Airport (Grade 2)
     Seaside Trip (Grade 2)
     Animal Names (Grades 2-3)
     Cleaning Out a Closet (Grades 2-3)
     Colorful People (Grades 2-3)
     Half-Chick: A Tale from Spain (Grades 2-3)
     Jake Opens a Bank Account (Grades 2-3)
     Shape Up! (Grades 2-3)
     Antarctica: Life in a Frozen Land (Grades 2-4)
     Handling the Phone (Grades 2-4)
     Manners Matter (Grades 2-4)
     Animal Names (Grade 3)
     Time for the Show... (Grade 3)
     We're Going Back to School (Grade 3)
     Zoo Friends (Grade 3)
     All About Mardi Gras (Grades 3-4)
     Beginning of the New... (Grades 3-4)
     Cheng and Jian: The Story of Two Chinese Brothers (Grades 3-4)
     Diamonds Are a Girl's Best Friend (Grades 3-4)
     The Gecko and the Gray Wolf (Grades 3-4)
     Wedding Style (Grades 3-4)
     Life in the African Savanna (Grades 3-5)
     Life in the Amazing and Unique Everglades (Grades 3-5)
     K.C.'s Dream (Grades 3-6)
     The Donkey's Tale (Grades 3-6)
     Warm, Wet, and Lush: Life in the Rain Forest (Grades 3-6)
     Showing Off Our Clothes! (Grade 4)
     Not Just about Us (Grades 4-5)
     Good Communication (Grades 4-7)
     How to Handle a Theft (Grades 4-7)
     Making Good Choices (Grades 4-7)
     Rising to a Challenge (Grades 4-7)
     Setting and Achieving Goals (Grades 4-7)
     Accepting Responsibility (Grades 6-7)
     Punctuality (Grades 6-7)
     Sister to Sister [Gangs Theme] (Grades 9-12)

Reluctant Reader Books
     Take A Trip Down Shape Street (Grade 1-2)
     Trick of the Clown Witch (Grade 1-2)
     Clowning Around (Grade 2-3)
     A Weekend in the Smokies (Grade 3-4)
     Brave Ruby Bridges (Grade 3-4)
     Dream a Little Dream...What Does it Mean? (Grade 3-4)
     Oops! More Wild and Wacky Sports Injuries (Grade 3-4)
     Room 127: Alex's X-Ray Vision (Grade 3-4)
     Room 127: Jack Jumps (Story #3) (Grade 3-4)
     Strange but True: Wild and Wacky Sports (Grade 3-4)
     History of Hip Hop (Grade 3-5)
     How Do You Make a Video Game? (Grade 3-5)
     Types of Auto Racing (Grade 3-5)
     Mapping ABC Style (Grade 3-6)
     Marculus Goes to a Potluck (Grade 3-6)
     Marculus Visits Earth (Grade 3-6)
     ME is for Maine (Grade 3-6)
     RI is for Rhode Island (Grade 3-6)
     Punk'd at the Prom (Grade 4)
     That's How Ron Rolls: a Skateboarding Story (Grade 4)
     Amazing Sharks (Grade 4-5)
     Awesome Inventions (Grade 4-5)
     Harriet Tubman (Grade 4-5)
     Sharks (Grade 4-5)
     Shaun White: Action Sport Superstar (Grade 4-5)
     The Magic in Room 127: Isabella's Story (Grade 4-5)
     Tony Stewart (Grade 4-5)
     AR is for Arkansas (Grade 4-6)
     AZ is for Arizona (Grade 4-6)
     GA is for Georgia (Grade 4-6)
     KS is for Kansas (Grade 4-6)
     L is for Landforms (Grade 4-6)
     Landmarks of the United States (Grade 4-6)
     M Is for Map (Grade 4-6)
     Marculus Gets a Job (Grade 4-6)
     Marculus Visits a Carnival (Grade 4-6)
     May Day (Grade 4-6)
     MN is for Minnesota (Grade 4-6)
     MO is for Missouri (Grade 4-6)
     More Weird Earth Sayings (Grade 4-6)
     ND is for North Dakota (Grade 4-6)
     NM is for New Mexico (Grade 4-6)
     PA is for Pennsylvania (Grade 4-6)
     The Magic Shower Stall, Book One (Grade 4-6)
     Under the Big Top: Circus Performers (Grade 4-6)
     Underwater Adventure, Book One (Grade 4-6)
     Underwater Adventure, Book Three (Grade 4-6)
     WA is for Washington (Grade 4-6)
     WY is for Wyoming (Grade 4-6)
     The ABCs of Geometry (Grade 4-7)
     Zephyr's Choice, Book 2: The Escape (Grade 5)
     Alien Encounter? The Betty and Barney Hill Story (Grade 5-6)
     B Is for Baseball (Grade 5-6)
     Excuse Me! Wacky and Wild Cultural Differences (Grade 5-6)
     Watch Out! I'm Dangerous! (Grade 5-6)
     Fossils From Bone Cabin Quarry, 1898 (Grade 5-7)
     Alcatraz: The Rock (Grade 5-8)
     Animals on the Arctic Tundra (Grade 5-8)
     Endangered Animals (Grade 5-8)
     Frisbees (Grade 5-8)
     Lighthouses (Grade 5-8)
     The World of Skateboarding (Grade 5-8)
     Totem Poles (Grade 5-8)
     Stories from the Bermuda Triangle: Flight 19 (Grade 6-7)
     The Bermuda Triangle (Grade 6-8)
     Shaping the Super Bowl (Grade 7-9)


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