edHelper.com

Videos
Activities, Worksheets, Printables, and Lesson Plans


Reading Comprehensions
     Music Videos, Murder, and Weird Science (Grades 6-8)


Reluctant Reader Books
     How Do You Make a Video Game? (Grade 3-5)
     Types of Video Games (Grade 4-6)
     Level Up: The Making of a Video Game (Grade 5-7)
     Science Solves Video Games (Grade 5-7)


Finish the Story
     Better than Video (Grade 2-3)


Reading Comprehension Lesson Ideas
    
Biographies
(Grades 3-5)
     A Llama in Pajamas and Other Silly Songs
     Luther Burbank, Plant Scientist
     Pocahontas
(Grades 6-8)
     Dick Van Dyke
     Dr. Seuss
     Forever Endora
     Terry Fox
     The Life of Emily Bronte
     Will Steger, Polar Adventurer
(Grades 9-12)
     Candace Cameron Bure
     Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood
     Robert Ballard, Discoverer of the Wreck of the Titanic

Daily Themes
(Grades 1-2)
     World Space Week
(Grades 3-5)
     "Hulkamania"
     "It’s Your Fault!"
     "Won't You Be My Neighbor?"
     A Goofing Off Day
     A Special Kind of Cake
     Are You Creative?
     Beware of Fraud!
     Books Worth a Million
     He's Nuts!
     Improve Your Listening Skills
     Living on a Volcano
     More Than a Wrinkle
     Mrs. Morgan is a Geek
     Music for a King
     Nothing
     Say Cheese
     So Raven
     Sweetness
     The Golden Rule
     Wild Thing
     Worn Out Batteries
(Grades 6-8)
     Back to the Past
     Cowboy Poetry
     Fahim's Fast
     Fun Every Month
     Musical Thoughts
     The Bad Dream
     TV Dinner, Anyone?
     You've Got Potential

Miscellaneous
(no assigned grade level)
     Call to Duty
(Grades 3-5)
     A Plethora of Pets
     An Artist I'm Not
     Back to School Writing Assignment
     Be an Informed Consumer
     Colonial Schools
     Dinosaur Eggs
     Exercise - Get Moving!
     FBI Agent
     Ghost Ships of Lake Ontario, Part 1
     Ghost Ships of Lake Ontario, Part 3
     Good Clean Earth
     Having Fun in Hard Times - What Kids Did in the Depression
     Holding a Grudge
     Jake and Jackie Have an Argument
     Jake and Jackie Learn About Thank You Notes
     Jake and Jackie Learn to Exercise More
     Jake and Jackie Learn to Manage their Time, Part 1
     Jake and Jackie Learn to Manage Their Time, Part 2
     Jake and Jackie Organize a Closet
     Lenny Learns About Losing
     Make a Difference Express
     Money Troubles
     Pete Is Not a Bed Wetter Anymore
     Pine Cone Fun
     Safety on the Job
     Sand Castle Fun!
     Storm Chasers and Spotters
     Summer Movie Spectacular, Part 1
     The Case of the Missing Money
     The Mystery of the Floating Boy
     Wendy's World- Changes Over Time
     What Can I Do?
     What Do You Know About the Moon?
     Why Am I so Tired?
(Grades 6-8)
     You Tube Begins
     A President's Day
     A Sugar-free Easter
     A Whacky Good Time with Piñatas
     Annie Oakley
     Attentiveness
     Backpack Safety
     Beijing's Preparation for the 2008 Olympics
     Beowulf
     Binge Eating Disorder
     Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
     Christmas at the White House
     Creation of the Post Office Department
     Dan Gutman
     Electricity Safety
     Eye Identify!
     Eye Identify!
     Flag out of Time
     Flat Tops - How Aircraft Carriers Took Over the Seas
     Forms of Energy (Introduction)
     Forms of Energy
     Health Care in Colonial Times
     Healthy Goals
     Home Inventions
     How Does a Cell Phone Work?
     How Does a TV Work?
     How Does Wii Work?
     Inhalant Abuse
     Jennifer Lopez
     Jews in Germany (Nuremberg Laws)
     Jonathan Swift
     Latin American Dance
     Life with a Hedgehog
     Making a Budget
     Matt, the Entrepreneur
     Me Speak, You Speak
     Medical Illustrators
     Money and Prices
     Mr. Pool and the Hot Tub Mystery
     Obesity in Children
     Olympic Express
     Olympic Swimmers
     On The Last Day of School
     Outlines for Better Reports
     Pac-Man Meets Game Boy
     Pokémon
     Pressure
     Scavenging Fun
     School’s Out! What Will We Do?
     Shaun White
     Sidewalk Surfing
     Sign Language
     Stanley and Livingstone
     Star Wars Hits the Big Screen
     Strategies for Effective Reading - Before You Read
     The Canterbury Tales
     The Crittercam
     The Lost Titanic Is Found
     The Moon
     The Ohm 500
     The Peace Corps
     The Sago Mine Disaster
     The Sago Mine Disaster
     The Unsinkable Titanic
     The Wonderful World of Taxes
     Troubadours and Minstrels
     Understanding Point of View
     Violence Prevention
     What Is Opera?
(Grades 9-12)
     A Taxing Issue
     Alexander Graham Bell
     Celebrating Movies: The Sundance Film Festival
     Robert Lipsyte
     Ron Jones
     The Expository Essay

Stories
(Grades 3-5)
     Great-aunt Felicia's Favorite Movie
     Pizza Town
(Grades 6-8)
     A Hunger for History
     The Great Train Robbery
(Grades 9-12)
     A Phony Day

Geography
(no assigned grade level)
     Japan
     Japan
(Grades 3-5)
     Nothing Like Family
     The Ivory-Billed Woodpecker
(Grades 6-8)
     NASA


Finish the Story
     My First Thanksgiving Dinner (Grade 2-3)
     Not in My Mouth! (Grade 3-4)
     Never Trust a Friend Who Deserts You in a Pinch (Grade 3-5)
     Where Would I Move? (Grade 3-6)
     A Smokeless World (Grade 4-6)
     Mousetrap (Grade 4-6)
     Are You In? (Grade 4-6)
     Built BFFs (Grade 4-6)
     The Young Poet (Grade 6-8)
     Let's Find Out (Grade 6-8)
     Pioneers (Grade 6-8)
     Tryouts (Grade 6-8)
     The Best Field Trip Ever (Grade 7-9)


What Would You Do?
     Be a Sport! (Grade 3-6)
     The Spooky Koops House (Grade 3-6)
     Dance Practice Interrupted (Grade 4-6)
     How Could She? (Grade 6-8)


Reader's Theater Scripts and Plays
     Tact at Layton's House (Grades 1-2)
     There's Good Money in the Laundry (Grades 1-2)
     Netiquette Nelly Saves the Day (Grades 1-3)
     Breaking the Bank (Grades 2-4)


Reluctant Reader Books
     Porter's Letters to Griffin (Grade 3)
     A Weekend in the Smokies (Grade 3-4)
     In the Pit...With the Crew: A NASCAR Pit Crew (Grade 3-4)
     Letters from Griffin (Grade 3-4)
     Life on a Tour Bus (Grade 3-4)
     Meet Miranda Cosgrove (Grade 3-4)
     Wild and Wacky Athlete Injuries (Grade 3-4)
     Collecting For a Collection (Grade 3-5)
     Ogres (Grade 3-5)
     Back to School All Around the World (Grade 4-5)
     Bigfoot: Truth or Tale? (Grade 4-5)
     Justin Bieber (Grade 4-5)
     My Movie Audition (Grade 4-5)
     Robert Ballard and the Search for the Titanic (Grade 4-5)
     Shaquille O'Neal (Grade 4-5)
     Cameras (Grade 4-6)
     Crime Scene Investigation (Grade 4-6)
     So You Want to Find Your Hidden Talent (Grade 4-6)
     Storm Chasers: Into the Storm (Grade 4-6)
     The History of Pop Music (Grade 4-6)
     The Magic Shower Stall, Book Three (Grade 4-6)
     CSI: Careers in Forensics (Grade 5-7)
     The History of Computers (Grade 5-7)
     From Teenager to Teen Idol: Taylor Swift (Grade 6-8)
     The National Toy Hall of Fame (Grade 6-8)


More Activities, Lesson Plans, and Worksheets


Back to School
Graphic Organizers
Alphabet Worksheets
Sight Words
Math Worksheets
Mazes
50 States
Education
Teaching

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
Plants
Grammar
Addition and Subtraction
Contractions
Bulletin Board Ideas
Word Searches
Crossword Puzzles
Printable Puzzles

Reading Comprehension
Reading Skills
English Language Arts




Have a suggestion or would like to leave feedback?
Leave your suggestions or comments about edHelper!